Numbers never lie — or do they?

For most companies, complex litigation is a costly liability. For litigation funders, it’s a valuable asset. And, judging by the financial results of the largest players in the litigation-funding game, that asset is quickly appreciating. Burford Capital reported an 89 percent increase in profits, $18 million, from a year ago during a 12-month period ending in June. And the …

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