Litigation as an investment project / Delovoy Peterburg
The trend of funding litigation is booming around the globe today. According to analysts, the volume of the market is estimated at USD 6 billion in the USA and at USD 2 billion in the UK. As reported by Burford Capital, one of the largest players on the market for investments in litigation, the number of companies that raised such investments grew by 237% over the period from 2012 until 2018.
Andrei Gusev, Managing Partner of law firm Borenius, has written a column for business newspaper Delovoy Peterburg highlighting the main global trends on the market for litigation funding and the prospects of such market in Russia.