Our blog on the latest issues affecting the automotive sector
Cybercrime – understanding the threat to the automotive industry
February 19, 2016
As the risk of cyber threats continues to grow, both large and small automotive businesses need to be proactive in order to protect themselves from cyber criminals.
Double success for UHY’s automotive team
February 10, 2016
It has been a busy couple of weeks for our UHY automotive team who have announced their involvement in two of the recently completed deals in the sector.
Something to think about during rush hour part two – there are not enough roads to go around
February 10, 2016
In 2014 the RAC estimated that there were around 246,000 miles of road throughout the UK, however less than 5,000 of these miles have been added over the last ten years (a 2% increase), highlighting a slump in new road construction.
February 3, 2016
In the final blog in our series looking at the transaction activity in the automotive sector, we share the rest of our predictions about what we think is in store for 2016 and consider what we expect to see happen to deal values.
UHY involved in 40% of automotive deals
January 27, 2016
Our automotive team were at the forefront of a significant proportion of the automotive deal activity in 2015, having been involved in over 40% of the completed motor retail transactions.
Something to think about during rush hour – motor vehicle traffic continues to increase…
January 25, 2016
Data released at the end of 2015 by the Department for Transport shows that motor vehicle traffic in the UK has increased for the tenth quarter in succession.
What is in store for the automotive sector in 2016?
January 22, 2016
In our next blog in our series looking at the transaction activity in the automotive sector we look forward and consider some of the trends we expect to see in 2016.
The compound interest appeal by HMRC
January 15, 2016
Resolving compound interest claims may take longer than expected, dealers have been warned, after HMRC were given leave to appeal to the supreme court in the ongoing Littlewoods case.
Key factors affecting the 2015 deal market
January 13, 2016
In our second blog looking at the acquisition activity in the automotive sector, we look at the key factors that affected transactions in the Franchised Motor Retail sector in 2015.