This week’s contracts and deals include: Cross Country Healthcare, Cubiks Group, PSI Services, VONQ

• US healthcare recruiter Cross Country Healthcare has entered into a new $120m (£93.4m) senior secured asset-based credit facility, replacing its prior credit facility.

• Global workforce solutions provider PSI Services has acquired Cubiks Group, an international assessment and executive development business based in Guildford, UK, with offices in 13 countries across Europe and the Asia Pacific region.

VONQ, a disruptive recruitment marketing technology business, has sold a majority stake of 54% to capital D, the private equity fund investing in disruptive mid-market companies across Europe.  

The investment will be used to further strengthen the capabilities of the VONQ technology, and to leverage the technology in Europe and the US.

Hospitality businesses more difficult to fill, as ONS highlights recruiting crisis

The Office of National Statistics reports that as the UK wrestles with a recruiting crisis across the country, hospitality businesses are most likely to be struggling to fill roles.

16 September 2021

Recruitment industry criticises NI increases for social care reforms

The announcement yesterday [7 September] of National Insurance (NI) and dividend tax increases to cover NHS and social care reforms has been roundly criticised by representatives of the recruitment sector and umbrella workers.

Legislation 8 September 2021


This week’s new contracts & deals include: Beeken Reeves, Caval, Compono, ettain, GKR London, Greenbean, idibu, ManpowerGroup

Contracts 6 September 2021

FINANCIALS: Empresaria’s profits up, but revenue declines

Global and multi-sector recruitment group Empresaria has announced its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021.

Financials 12 August 2021