Begbies Traynor and CVR Global Logo

We have compiled the most important, in depth information on Begbies Traynor Group PLC who acquired CVR Global in January 2021. Learn about their services, customer reviews and the company details.

About – who are Begbies Traynor PLC?

CVR Global, now as Begbies Traynor PLC, helps people who are in debt. They are located in Manchester and were established in 2004. 

On their website they say:

“We’re committed to providing a rapid and responsive service based on in-depth experience, professionalism and independent specialist expertise.”

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Begbies Traynor PLC Website Review

Begbies Traynor, previously CVR Global, provides information about two debt solutions on their website including:

  • Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) – a a legal form of insolvency where you agree to repay a set amount to your lenders.
  • Bankruptcya form of insolvency which essentially is a declaration that you are unable to pay off your existing unsecured debts. 

Scottish Debt Solutions

CVR Global, now Begbies Traynor, does provide information about Debt Solutions which are specific to Scottish residents, such as Debt Arrangement Schemes, Sequestration and Trust Deeds.


Sometimes it’s easier to talk face-to-face rather than over the phone. Begbies Traynor does offer in-person services, which means you can go into their offices to speak to them.

Information correct as of 19/04/21  (Begbies Traynor)

Begbies Traynor reviews

It’s important to see how other customers have rated their experience with Begbies Traynor. Take a look at their up-to-date reviews on Google.

*Information correct as of 11/06/21 (Google Reviews)

Company information:

After researching Companies House and their website, we found the following information about Begbies Traynor:

Date of incorporation: 16 January 2004
Company status: Active
Company number: OC306540
Company type: Limited liability partnership
Address: 340 Deansgate, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 4LY, UNITED KINGDOM
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9 A.M – 5 P.M
Phone number: +4401618371700

Information correct as of 19/04/21 (Companies House)

FCA registration:

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is the conduct regulator for financial services firms and financial markets in the UK. 

FCA regulated: Yes.
FCA status: Authorised.
FCA regulated activities: 1) Consumer Credit – Debt Adjusting, Debt counselling 2) Providing Credit Information Services Limited, Agreeing to carry on a regulated activity
FCA reference number: 660455
Trading Names: Time to Pay Experts / Northern Ireland Debt Solutions / UK Administrators / UK Liquidators / Begbies Traynor (Central) LLP / Begbies Traynor / Real Business Rescue / Scotland Debt Solutions / W3 Debt Solutions
Place of business: 340 Deansgate, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 4LY UNITED KINGDOM

Information correct as of 19/04/21  (FCA)

Data protection registration:

Data protection registration means that this company is registered with ICO, the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest. The privacy of your data will be protected.

Registration No: Z9692100

Information correct as of 19/04/21 (ICO)

Where are Begbies Traynor located?

You may want to speak with a debt management company in person. If you do, it’s important to find a company whose offices are near your own address. Take a look at their head office location on the map.

Address: 340 Deansgate, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 4LY UNITED KINGDOM

Who Were CVR Global?

CVR Global was a huge operation housing 80 staff and 16 partners. They offered advisory services as well as extensive businesses insolvency services. Although the company was mainly geared towards corporate insolvency, they do still offer some debt solutions under the acquisition of Begbies Traynor that are suitable for individuals.

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Is CVR Global/Begbies Traynor a legit company?

Yes. CVR Global was a legitimate company which has now been acquired by Begbies Traynor who are also FCA regulated and legitimate.

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About the author

Scott Nelson

Scott Nelson is a financial services expert, with over 10 years’ experience in the industry, including 6 years in FCA regulated companies. Read more
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