Singapore to permit third party funding of international arbitrations

January 23, 2017

Singapore is poised to become the first jurisdiction in Asia to introduce legislation permitting the use of third party funding in support of international arbitrations and related proceedings.‎ This follows the passing of the Civil Law (Amendment) Bill by the Singapore Parliament on 10 January 2017.

In this OnPoint briefing, we explain what third party funding is and how it can soon be utilised to reduce the risks and costs involved in resolving cross-border disputes in Singapore‎.

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