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Altogether 219 bankruptcies were instigated in August 2022

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According to Statistics Finland, 219 bankruptcy proceedings were instigated in August 2022, which is 51 more than in the corresponding period one year earlier. The number of staff-years in enterprises that filed for bankruptcy was 681, which is 28 staff-years fewer than in August of the previous year.

Key points

  • Altogether 219 bankruptcies were instigated in August 2022.
  • In August 2022, the number of staff-years in enterprises that filed for bankruptcy totalled 681.
  • In order to prevent a wave of bankruptcies caused by the coronavirus pandemic, filing for bankruptcy was limited by temporary legislative amendments from 1 May 2020 to 30 September 2021.

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