Press Releases

Press Release. Jun 21, 2019
IMF Bentham (ASX:IMF) (operating in the US and Canada as Bentham IMF) announces the launch of a new US$500 million fund (‘Fund 5’) to underwrite non-US disputes around the world.
Press Release. Jun 18, 2019
Global dispute financier IMF Bentham Limited and William Roberts Lawyers have commenced a second product liability class action in the Federal Court of Australia under consumer protection laws. The action is against the manufacturer of ‘Vitrabond’ PE core cladding products, Fairview Architectural Pty Ltd. It follows the commencement in February 2019 of a class action against the manufacturers of ‘Alucobond’ PE core cladding products.
Press Release. Apr 18, 2019
Leading international dispute financier, IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) and renowned global litigation and arbitration firm Boies Schiller Flexner LLP (BSF) announce a collaboration to provide up to US$30 million in funding capital for cross-border disputes with a Vietnamese connection.
Press Release. Feb 15, 2019
IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) and William Roberts Lawyers announce a Class Action has now been filed in the Federal Court of Australia (in Sydney). This class action is a product liability claim against the manufacturers of Alucobond PE cladding products.
Press Release. Feb 08, 2019
IMF Litigation Funding Services Limited (IMF LFS), a wholly owned subsidiary of IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) (IMF), one of the world's largest and most respected litigation funders, announced today a proposed shareholder action for shareholders of Danske Bank A/S (CPSE:DANSKE) (Danske Bank).
Press Release. Jan 31, 2019
Leading global litigation and dispute financier IMF Bentham Limited (ASX: IMF) (IMF) announced today it is approaching investment targets for two of its funding vehicles ahead of schedule and has successfully increased the capacity of these vehicles to meet strong market demand for investment funding.
Press Release. Oct 30, 2018
IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) and William Roberts Lawyers announced today their intention to pursue a class action seeking compensation for property owners of residential, commercial, mixed-use, and other non-residential buildings throughout Australia on which there is aluminum composite panel cladding with a core comprised substantially of polyethylene (PE Core Cladding).
Press Release. Oct 24, 2018
IMF Bentham Limited (ASX: IMF) has undertaken a placement of shares to institutional investors of 26.6 million shares to raise A $74.48 million, and initiated a share purchase plan for retail investors, which is set to raise an additional A $10 million. ​
Press Release. Oct 03, 2018
IMF Bentham welcomes Christine Feldmanis as new non-executive director, thanks retiring non-executive director Wendy McCarthy, welcomes new Chief Financial Officer Stuart Mitchell and welcomes Peter Ostroff to the US Investment Committee
Press Release. Sep 26, 2018
IMF Bentham Limited is delighted to announce that on Monday, 24 September 2018, Mr Arvindran Manoosegaran joined our expanding global team as Associate Investment Manager based in our Singapore office. ​
Press Release. Sep 12, 2018
In the first ruling of its kind, a Singapore court has made a declaration which will allow a commercial third-party funding arrangement to proceed. The ruling, made by Singapore High Court’s Justice Chua Lee Ming on 11 September 2018, will allow the funding of investigations and potential claims to proceed in the context of a major corporate collapse costing Singaporean retail investors hundreds of millions of dollars.
Press Release. Jul 10, 2018
IMF Bentham Ltd (ASX:IMF) and a leading Australian law firm have lodged a representative complaint with the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) seeking, among other things, compensation for Facebook users arising from Facebook’s alleged breaches of the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988. The complaint seeks financial recompense for the unauthorised access to, and use of, their personal data.
Press Release. Jul 10, 2018
IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) is delighted to announce that on Monday, 2 July 2018, Mr Noah Wortman joined our expanding global team as Business Development Manager (Global Investor Recoveries).
Press Release. Jun 22, 2018
HONG KONG (22 June 2018) – IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) (IMF Bentham) is delighted to welcome one of England’s leading legal minds to Hong Kong. Sir Rupert Jackson, formerly of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales, will be speaking at an exclusive twilight event hosted by IMF Bentham in Hong Kong on 20 September 2018 at the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC).
Press Release. May 10, 2018
VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA (10 May 2018) - Class action law firm Phi Finney McDonald and Australia’s leading dispute financier IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF), announced today a class action against Retail Food Group Limited (RFG) for misleading or deceptive conduct and breaching continuous disclosure obligations.
Press Release. May 10, 2018
(SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA 10 MAY 2018): Angry shareholders have today launched a class action against AMP Limited in the Federal Court of Australia seeking damages for alleged disclosure contraventions
Press Release. Apr 30, 2018
Australia’s leading litigation funder IMF Bentham Limited, and leading class action law firm Phi Finney McDonald, announce they are preparing a class action against AMP for misleading investors and breaching continuous disclosure obligations.
Press Release. Apr 23, 2018
Press Release. April 23, 2018 Leading class action law firm Slater and Gordon and global litigation funder IMF Bentham Limited have today announced a proposed class action against Brambles (ASX: BXB), after the Australian pallet company ‘cannibalised’ its FY17 growth and allegedly misled investors about its future profits.
Press Release. Apr 06, 2018
VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA (6 April 2018) – Leading law firm Slater+Gordon and litigation funder IMF Bentham Ltd (ASX:IMF) have today formally opened registrations for a class action against Australia's largest milk supplier Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co Limited (Murray Goulburn or MG) and its subsidiary MG Responsible Entity Limited (MGRE).