Merger

Advice to Boards on Collaboration

15 Sep 2014Leeann Kelly CollaborationNICollaboration, Merger

This guidance has been developed by CollaborationNI to help the boards of voluntary and community organisations apply good governance when working together towards collaboration.

Abbeyfield UK (NI) Ltd. - a successful merger

10 Sep 2014Debi Madden Collaboration, Merger

Before merging 16 separate societies were operating under the Abbeyfield brand, all providing similar services. It was decided that by merging these organisations could run more effectively. A case study of their merger is presented here.

Abbeyfield UK (NI) Ltd. - a successful merger

10 Sep 2014Debi Madden Collaboration, Merger

Before merging 16 separate societies were operating under the Abbeyfield brand, all providing similar services. It was decided that by merging these organisations could run more effectively. A case study of their merger is presented here.

Due Diligence

28 Jul 2014Leeann Kelly CollaborationNICollaboration, Merger

This guidance has been developed by CollaborationNI to help voluntary and community organisations understand what is meant by the term ‘due diligence’.

TUPE

10 Jul 2014CollaborationNICollaboration, Employment, Merger

When deciding whether to collaborate or merge all organisations must consider whether the employment legislation referred to as TUPE applies in relation to contracts of employment for their staff and, if so, what impact this will have on any process.

TUPE

10 Jul 2014CollaborationNICollaboration, Employment, Merger

When deciding whether to collaborate or merge all organisations must consider whether the employment legislation referred to as TUPE applies in relation to contracts of employment for their staff and, if so, what impact this will have on any process.

A Practical Guide to Collaborative Working

16 Jan 2012Leeann Kelly CollaborationNICollaboration, Merger

This guide examines some of the main drivers behind collaborative working, defines what constitutes collaborative working and highlights the various forms of collaboration. It also assesses the benefits and risks associated with collaboration.

Alpha Housing - example of a VCSE merger

10 Oct 2011Debi Madden Collaboration, Merger

For a merger to succeed in the VCSE sector, finding a partner with a similar ethos and having a strong board leading and supporting the process are enormous assets. This case study presents the successful merger of two housing associations.

Alpha Housing - example of a VCSE merger

10 Oct 2011Debi Madden Collaboration, Merger

For a merger to succeed in the VCSE sector, finding a partner with a similar ethos and having a strong board leading and supporting the process are enormous assets. This case study presents the successful merger of two housing associations.

Viewfinder 8

22 Apr 2009Andrea Thornbury ResearchEconomy, Collaboration, Merger, Viewfinder (Research)

This viewfinder survey focuses the impact of the current economic downturn on the voluntary and community sector.