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Burford agrees £9m insolvency funding deal with Grant Thornton

Burford Capital has announced a £9m insolvency funding deal with accountants Grant Thornton, in what is believed to be the first arrangement of its kind. Funding covers all claims by and against an estate where Grant Thornton is a trustee.

May 4th, 2016 | No Comments »

Burford in ground-breaking £30m litigation financing deal with FTSE 20 firm

Litigation funder Burford Capital has agreed to provide over £30m in litigation financing for a FTSE 20 company, in the first publicly announced deal of its kind. Burford said the deal addressed the need of “companies of all sizes” to avoid paying lawyers by the hour.

January 6th, 2016 | No Comments »

Our litigation funding model works, Burford says, as it reports another big rise in profits

Litigation funder Burford Capital has said that another big rise in profits shows that its model works. Burford reported that income from its litigation funding business for the first six months of this year was up 64% on this time last year to over £19m.

July 28th, 2015 | No Comments »

Burford boosts litigation funding warchest

Burford Capital has raised £90m from a bond issue, pushing the third-party funder’s asset base beyond the half-billion US dollar mark, it announced this week.

July 30th, 2014 | No Comments »