Saudis take stake in beleaguered Burford Capital - Part 2
Fresh details have emerged about the Saudi Arabian group that has built up a shareholding in Burford Capital, the embattled litigation funder.
Mithaq - which recently disclosed a 5.1pc stake in Burford Capital - is a backed by the Al-Rahji family, according to Betaville's people in the Gulf.
Gulf sources suggested the Al-Rahji family are billionaires. In fact, Wikipedia (not always correct) appears to suggest that the Al-Rahji family are the third wealthiest family in Saudi Arabia. So, they have a few bob, then!..
Register for free to see rest of this article and all public articles from BetavilleLogin / Register