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Craig Walton bankrupt after GPLs examine liquidator

Bentleys’ Tracey Knight. Liquidator Jim Downey Craig Walton, a key figure in one of the most controversial corporate restructures of recent times, has declared bankruptcy a week before the commencement of a trial brought by liquidators chasing the 63 year old for a $1.65 million debt. A search of the National Personal Insolvency Index reveals Craig Hall Walton, unemployed of East Melbourne, declared himself bankrupt…

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SPLs for Forge Group exposes KPMG/Ferriers conflict

McGrathNicol’s Rob Brauer. McGrathNicol’s Rob Kirman. The two Robs, Messrs Kirman and Brauer have been served some work from the Forge Group liquidation courtesy of KPMG’s takeover of Ferrier Hodgson. Last week in the Supreme Court of West Australia, orders were made appointing the McGrathNicol pair special purpose liquidators (SPLs). Those orders were made on the application of Martin Jones and Wayne Rushton, Forge’s general…