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Chris Smith is an investment manager at Bramden Investments, a leading Isle of Man-based private equity fund, and also holds a business development role at Vannin Capital.

BLOG BIG STORIES | LITIGATION FUNDERS

Lessons from Juridica

Chris Smith of Vannin Capital considers what can be learned from the decision of litigation funder Juridica to withhold new investments.....

BLOG COMMENTARY | THIRD-PARTY FUNDING

Justice not Profit: what does their public survey actually mean?

Justice not Profit, the organisation set up by the US Chamber of Commerce to regulate third-party funding in the UK, has released a report. Chris ....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION FUNDING

The US Chamber of Commerce gets it wrong again

The USCC is on the attack over litigation funding. Chris Smith of Vannin Capital counters its arguments.....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION FUNDING

Litigation funding can be a 'win-win'

Litigation funding has become more mainstream, no longer being used solely for David v Goliath situations, says Chris Smith.....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION FUNDING

Litigation funding: an enabler for private equity backed litigation?

Private equity companies tend not to litigate but there are occasions when litigation makes sense, says Chris Smith.....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION FUNDING

Less is more in litigation funding

There are likely to be less but bigger companies in the litigation funding market as some of the smaller companies are bought up, says Chris Smith of ....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION FUNDING

Litigation funding widens its net

The litigation funding marketplace is developing fast with innovative companies such as LexShares, says Chris Smith of Vannin Capital. However, there ....

BLOG GLOBAL VIEW | LITIGATION FUNDING

Picking a litigation funder

How do you opt for the right litigation funder? Chris Smith of Vannin Capital gives some tips.....

BLOG COMMENTARY | LITIGATION

Litigation funding: A US perspective

The US Chamber of Commerce is on the attack over litigation funding. Chris Smith of Vannin Capital responds.....

BLOG GLOBAL VIEW | LITIGATION FUNDING

Litigation funding: why I am excited

Litigation funding may never make the same noise as private equity but it is growing fast, says Chris Smith of Vannin Capital.....

BLOG MANAGEMENT SPEAK | CHARITY

Making a difference

Encouraging your employees to make a difference makes business sense, says Chris Smith of Vannin.....

BLOG MANAGEMENT SPEAK | LITIGATION

Litigation funding: a driver for law firm growth?

Law firms can now use litigation funding as a business development tool to increase the volume of contentious matters flowing into their litigation an....

 

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