Litigation Capital Management Limited (AIM:LIT) has secured a US$50 million credit facility with Northleaf Capital Partners to provide the company with additional investment capital. Northleaf is a global private markets investment firm with experience in the litigation finance sector. The credit facility, which is secured against LCM's assets, is available for general corporate purposes and has an overall term of four years. The coupon comprises a LIBOR based rate of 8% per annum together with a profit participation calculated by reference to the profitability of LCM's direct investments. In all circumstances, the overall cost of the facility is capped at 13% per annum.