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Lawfinance Limited Chart

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Market Cap $33.85 million
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LAW Statistics

16 July

1,217 / 2,323

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$33.85 million

Market Cap

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483.64 million

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Short Sold


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16 July


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Company Overview

LawFinance Limited (LAW, formerly JustKapital Limited) focusses on the alternative litigation funding business in Australia and New Zealand. LawFinance funds claims which are assessed to have sufficient merit and size, in connection with various areas of dispute, including without limitation, class actions, breaches of contract, breaches of company law, and intellectual property infringement.

Former Names Limited (TPL), 06/06/2001; Terraplanet Limited (TPL), 15/05/2008; TPL Corporation Limited (TPL), 27/02/2014; African Chrome Fields Limited (ACJ), 26/02/2015; JustKapital Litigation Partners Limited (JKL), 02/02/2017; JustKapital Limited (JKL), 28/12/2018

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Corporate Details

Head Office: Sydney
Managing Director: Diane Jones
GICS Sub-Industry: Specialized Finance
Date Listed: 12 May 2000
Registry: Link Market Services
Similar Companies: AMP / CGF / AFI / ARG / MLT

Upcoming Calendar

30 Aug 2019 Report (Prelim)
30 Aug 2019 Report (Annual)
3 Sep 2019 Report (Prelim)
27 Feb 2020 Report (Prelim)

Dividend History

Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
No dividends paid in the last 5 years

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Date Heading Pages File Size Time

Broker Consensus

The buy, hold and sell recommendations from Australian stockbroking firms are combined to form a "broker consensus". See the Consensus Data posts for more information.

LAW is not covered by a major broker.

Directors & Management

About the Data

Name Title Since Bio
Ms Diane Jones Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director Jul 2016
Mr Anthony Murphy Non-Executive Director Oct 2017
Mr Timothy Ian Mackenzie Storey Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman Aug 2014
Mr David Wattel Executive Director Sep 2018
Craig Beatton Chief Financial Officer N/A
Sarika Merchant Chief Financial Officer - NHF N/A
Anthony Hersch Chief Operating Officer N/A
Richard Cruz Chief Operating Officer - NHF N/A
Dean Jagger Company Secretary N/A

Director Transactions

About the Data

LAW directors must report any change in shareholding to the ASX within 5 business days.

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Date Director Type Amount Price Value Notes
21/11/18 Diane Jones Exercise 719,366 $0.074 $53,233 Conversion of securities.
21/11/18 Diane Jones Buy +719,366 $0.074 $53,233 Conversion of securities.
21/11/18 Diane Jones Issued 1,427,366 $0.080 $114,189 Rights issue.
07/11/18 Timothy Storey Exercise 166,590 $0.074 $12,327 Conversion of securities.
07/11/18 Timothy Storey Buy +166,590 $0.074 $12,327 Conversion of securities.
07/11/18 Timothy Storey Issued 3,218,212 $0.080 $257,456 Rights issue.
06/11/18 Anthony Murphy Issued 175,000 $0.080 $14,000 Rights issue.
31/01/18 Timothy Storey Buy +634,955 $0.079 $50,346 On-market trade.
25/01/18 Diane Jones Buy +74,637 $0.077 $5,747 On-market trade.
16/01/18 Diane Jones Buy +633,363 $0.086 $54,298 On-market trade.
12/01/18 Anthony Murphy Buy +85,000 $0.082 $6,970 On-market trade.

Shareholder Distribution

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Holding Size 1 - 1,000 1,001 - 5,000 5,001 - 10,000 10,001 - 100,000 100,001 and over Total Shareholders
No. of Shareholders 2,070 142 87 284 153 2,736

Top 20 Shareholders

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Name Shares Capital
Mr Mark Siegel 107,548,702 22.24%
Mr David Wattel 107,548,701 22.24%
Washington H Soul Pattinson & Company Limited 43,750,000 9.05%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 42,411,334 8.77%
National Nominees Limited 35,193,263 7.28%
Mr John Herbert Bannister 15,846,390 3.28%
Litigation Management Pty Limited 7,333,333 1.52%
Prolex Holdings Limited (PHL A/C) 5,218,059 1.08%
Wattle Laboratories Pty Limited (Advanced Culture Systems A/c) 4,800,000 0.99%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd (IB AU Noms Retail Client DRP) 4,488,552 0.93%
Barbright Australia Pty Ltd (Interquartz Super Fund A/C) 3,899,146 0.81%
Alpha Bronte Pty Limited (The Bronte Carlo A/c) 3,500,000 0.72%
Mr Jason Maxwell Yu 3,175,000 0.66%
Onmell Pty Ltd (ONM BPSF A/C) 2,800,000 0.58%
Diane Lesley Jones 2,688,732 0.56%
Mr Ping Kin Yu & Mrs Wai Ying Elsa Yu (PK and Elsa Super Fund A/c) 2,600,000 0.54%
Mr Alistair David Strong 2,600,000 0.54%
Garrett Smythe Limited 2,566,568 0.53%
BT Portfolio Services Limited 2,450,928 0.51%
Mrs Adele Whyte 2,266,667 0.47%
All other shareholders 16.7 %

The Top 20 Shareholders of LAW hold 83.3% of shares on issue.

LAW Share Price History

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Company Details

Principal Activity: Medical lien funding, Litigation funding, Disbursement and short term funding and Insurance broking for after the event insurance.

Incorporated: in NSW on 06/08/1999 as Limited. Name changed to Terraplanet Limited (TPL) on 06/06/2001. Name changed to TPL Corporation Limited (TPL) on 15/05/2008.

Suite 1B, Level 16, 56 Pitt St
Sydney NSW 2000

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