The litigation funding industry continues to expand. The punchline is pasted below; for more specifics, see the full April 27, 2015 article at The Global Legal Post :

“UK SME litigation funder Augusta Ventures has spent a further £3m in cases in the first quarter of 2015. Unlike other funders which focus on a handful of multi-million pound investments in big cases, Augusta invests between £10,000 and £600,000 in a broad range of largely commercial litigation matters.”