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The four former directors of Phoenix Venture Holdings Limited and MG Rover Group Limited, also known as The Phoenix Four, have each undertaken not to act in the management of limited companies for varying periods, of between three and six years.

Wirral chemical company Phoenix Chemicals has gone into administration.

The Government has started proceedings against the four men who made £42m from the collapse of MG Rover. Lord Mandelson said lawyers had started to compile evidence to bring proceedings against the so-called the Phoenix Four to prevent them holding office again.

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