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Burford Capital Ltd

Burford Capital Ltd

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  • Price (GBX)595.00
  • Today's Change7.50 / 1.28%
  • Shares traded470.19k
  • 1 Year change+31.23%
  • Beta1.3520
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About the company

Burford Capital Limited is a Guernsey-based finance and asset management company focused on law. The Company’s businesses include litigation finance and risk management, asset recovery and a range of legal finance and advisory activities. Its segment includes Capital Provision, Asset Management, and Services and Other Corporate. The Capital provision includes Direct, which provide capital directly to clients or as principal in legal finance activities, and Indirect, which provide capital by investing through funds that the company manage. The Asset management includes activities in managing investment funds and the resulting fee stream, including managing the funds that hold assets by post-settlement finance activity. The Services and Other Corporate includes fees generated for services provided by asset recovery and legal risk management activities as well as corporate financial activity. Its activities include legal finance, complex strategies and post- settlement finance.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)237.53m
  • Net income in GBP102.98m
  • Incorporated2009
  • Employees129.00
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Burford Capital Limited237.53m102.98m1.29bn129.0012.481.0411.425.420.47070.47071.095.650.1278--175.401,841,296.005.5413.675.6814.53----43.3667.91--5.930.27249.96-12.9135.17-33.2136.09102.42-9.84
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Jupiter Fund Management PLC391.00m84.20m1.54bn529.0015.112.1116.723.940.18420.18420.85571.320.3937--2.37739,130.408.4816.3911.9821.7689.5787.7421.5332.12--9.370.075186.02-8.951.55-14.13-0.48166.725.31
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Data as of Mar 08 2021. Currency figures normalised to Burford Capital Ltd's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX
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