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New York, NY, December 3, 2018 — Curiam Capital, a private investment firm that provides financing for high-value litigation, announced that Anup Misra has joined the firm as a Director to assist with underwriting financing opportunities related to intellectual property litigation. Misra, an experienced IP-litigator, will also work on business development and monitoring of ongoing litigation for Curiam investments.

Bentham IMF Expands Investment Team Following Launch of a New US Fund

NEW YORK (December 3, 2018) – Leading commercial litigation funder Bentham IMF is quickly acting to increase the volume and scope of litigation investment opportunities it assesses following launch of a new fund. The company announces today that it has recruited two experienced litigators to join its team of investment managers responsible for sourcing and evaluating commercial litigation matters that meet Bentham’s investment criteria.

Bentham IMF Announces New $500 Million Fund for US Commercial Litigation Finance Investments, with Upsize Potential to $1 Billion

IMF’s funds under management have increased to A$891m and are expected be over A$1B at the end of 2018.

NEW YORK (November 30, 2018) – IMF Bentham Limited (ASX: IMF), the parent company of U.S.-based Bentham IMF (Bentham), announces today the launch of a new fund focussed on US litigation finance investments (Fund 4) with an initial size of US$500m. IMF has completed a first closing with US$375m of binding investor commitments (including US$100m from IMF) and expects a second closing of US$125m of external investor commitments to occur before the end of 2018. There is potential to increase the Fund to US$1 billion following the investment of the initial capital.

5 Bold Predictions for Litigation Finance in the United States in 2019

Ralph Sutton, founder and CEO of the newly-formed Validity Finance, offers his take on upcoming trends in the U.S. for the year ahead. Sutton should know, having helped pioneer the practice in the U.S. as one of the co-founders of Credit Suisse’s Litigation Risk Strategies Group. Sutton also helped launch IMF Bentham’s U.S. subsidiary, the…

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