A leading Global Litigation Funder
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We level the playing field and take out the risk.
Bentham is a litigation finance company providing funding to plaintiffs and law firms for large legal disputes in the United States and for international arbitration. Bentham is the U.S. arm of IMF Bentham Limited, one of the oldest and most experienced commercial litigation funders in the world.
We have a highly experienced global litigation team dating back to the commencement of the business in 2001. Globally, we enjoy a 90% success rate on over 166 completed investments. The investments we’ve funded have recovered AUD 2.1 billion.
IMF Bentham Limited's public company status provides transparency about our strong financial position and successful track record. Fully audited regular financials are available to the public.
We have a group of renowned trial lawyers and legal experts who provide strategic support to Bentham. Meet the Panel and read more about their backgrounds.
We have assisted over 130,000 claimants, from the largest investment funds to small businesses and individuals.
We have invested approximately AUD 558 million in investments concluded and ongoing. We have the financial muscle to pursue your claim to the best possible conclusion.
In our 16 years as an ASX listed company, we have successfully recovered AUD 2.1 billion, out of which we have returned over AUD 1.3 billion to funded claimants. Our track record speaks for itself.
IMF's portfolio currently includes 77 investments, comprising 33 investments outside the USA and 44 USA investments. The non-USA investments have a total estimated portfolio value of AUD 2.1 billion and the USA investments constitute over AUD 163 million in capital commitments.
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