Clients, Companies and Legal Teams: What Are Your Litigation Funding Options? The litigation funding and insurance market is growing rapidly. Whether you are a solicitor advising your client, in-house counsel considering your options or a company deciding how to finance a claim this guide is designed to help explain all your options. Perhaps you have … Continue reading Clients, Companies and Legal Teams: What Are Your Litigation Funding Options?
Burford is going from strength to strength and their latest growth figures show a very healthy industry. Burford has seen a 75% increase in their net profit after tax to $115.1 million. That is an increase of $49.4 million since the last report in 2015. Additionally, they have enjoyed a 61% increase in operating profit … Continue reading Burford Capital Delivered 75% growth In 2016
Cat Maclean comments on the state of third-party funding in Scotland. Cat is passionate about third-party funding and has good reason to be. She secured victory for her client, Mr Carlyle, at the Supreme Court in a bank dispute case in 2015. A case that would not have been possible without third-party financing. Had this … Continue reading Scotland Is Underserved By Litigation Funders
Earlier this month Metonymy Labs’ announced their alliance with Fulbrook Capital Management, a global leader in Dispute Finance. It is a major step and of course surely the sign of things to come. With the rise of big data and AI in other industries especially financial sectors, it is the logical weapon of choice for these … Continue reading Big Data Is Crunching The Numbers On Litigation Funding
London law firm RPC published a report stating the balance sheets of UK funders grew from £575 million in 2015 to £723 million last year. Additionally, the value of litigation financing deals has grown by £25 million in the last year. “Third-party litigation funding has become an increasingly vital component of the justice system…Few businesses … Continue reading Litigation Funding Firms Financial Might Grows
There has been speculation for some time that third-party litigation funding will soon become a more regulated industry. This topic was discussed recently at the Westminster Legal Policy Forum on innovation and the business of law. This took place on the 25th of January 2017. The litigation funding sector has grown in recent years. A large … Continue reading UK: No Regulation For Litigation Funding In The Near Future