David Phillips has joined Asertis as an investment manager. David was previously with Simons Muirhead Burton LLP in the firm’s Civil Fraud and Business Crime group. Read more.
Roger Dugan of Asertis addresses the recent allegations that the UK insolvency industry is rife with a culture of misconduct, arguing that if the UK insolvency sector is indeed akin to the “Wild West”, it’s clear that insolvency and restructuring practitioners are staunchly on the side of law and order.
Asertis is funding a potential collective action being brought by Slater and Gordon in the UK on behalf of Mercedes owners who have been affected by the cheating software which was installed into their vehicles engine and was designed to defeat pollution tests.
UK-based litigation funder Asertis has announced the launch of a new commercial litigation and arbitration disputes funding division backed by a well-known fund (an affiliate of European fund Arrow Credit Opportunities SCSp) with available capital of over €1.7 billion.