Kochie's business builders – Phoenix video series

Illegal phoenix activity is where a business liquidates assets deliberately to avoid paying creditors and other obligations and then restarts trading as a similar entity.

We have partnered with David Koch’s Business Builders to produce a series of informative videos that highlight the risk of phoenix activity to the community.

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Ask Kochie

David Koch and Deputy Commissioner Michael Cranston answer a question from the public about a potential phoenix company.



Phoenix case study – Diverse Interior Linings

We speak with a small business owner who was impacted by phoenix activity, and discuss some of the signs and ways to stay protected.


News You Can Use (NYCU) – Signs of phoenix activity

Learn some of the phoenix activity signs you should look out for.


News You Can Use (NYCU) – The cost of phoenix activity

We discuss the cost of phoenix activity for Australian businesses and the nation’s economy.


News You Can Use (NYCU) – Avoid falling victim to phoenix activity

We warn you about falling victim to phoenix activity.

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