Chisbridge edges towards InterQuest buy

The board of Chisbridge is inching ever closer to the shareholder backing it needs to acquire technology recruiter InterQuest.

In a statement, released this morning, Chisbridge, a company set up by InterQuest chairman Gary Ashworth, CEO Chris Eldridge and chief financial officer David Bygrave, revealed its offer for the company now has the backing of 49.61% of shareholders. More than 50% of shareholders need to the back the deal for the management buy-out to go ahead.

Chisbridge first tabled their bid to buy the company in May, valuing the group at 42p per share.

The closing date for shareholders to back the deal has now been extended to 31 July 2017.

Migration recommendations offer ‘mixed’ bag for recruiters

The latest Brexit migration recommendations represent a “mixed” bag for recruiters – making it easier to place skilled candidates but also resulting in rising costs for their clients.

Legislation 19 September 2018

Start-up of the Month: Detail

Liam Paddison (above) and silent partner Steven Rawlingson have launched Newcastle-based agency Detail – a recruitment business that is aiming to kill the CV.

New to Market 19 September 2018

Top of the search

How to make your site stand out in a crowded marketplace.

19 September 2018

APPOINTMENTS: 17-21 SEPTEMBER 2018

This week’s appointments include: Airswift, Claremont Consulting, NP Group, Pedersen & Partners, VMAGROUP

People 17 September 2018
Top