Global Esports Federation Commonwealth Games Federation

World Taekwondo and International Tennis Federation join Global Esports Federation

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has confirmed the memberships of World Taekwondo and the International Tennis Federation. Alongside the additions of two sporting federations, the federation has also appointed technology company Refract as its global partner for interactive technology. RELATED:...

Renegades CEO fined for soliciting investments in organisation

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has dealt Renegades CEO Chris Roumayeh a 21-month ban from the brokerage industry for soliciting investments without disclosing his position within the organisation. The suspension, also...
IESF x WESCO

International Esports Federation signs agreement with World Esports Consortium

The International Esports Federation (IESF) and the World Esports Consortium (WESCO) have signed a memorandum of understanding with the goal of promoting unity within the industry. The deal comes after the International Esports Federation entered an...
Research Center for Esports Law MELCHERS Law

University of Augsburg and MELCHERS Rechtsanwälte to research esports law

The Research Center for Esports Law of the University of Augsburg and MELCHERS Rechtsanwälte, a German law firm, have entered an agreement to pursue research in esports law. The collaboration will see the two...
University of Augsburg G2 Esports

G2 Esports and University of Augsburg partner to advance esports law

G2 Esports and the Research Center for Esports Law at the University of Augsburg have announced a cooperation agreement regarding esports-related law. The partnership will see the two parties share information on the...
Kansas City Esports Coalition formed

Kansas City Esports Coalition formed by sports commission

The Kansas City Sports Commission has formed an esports coalition to bolster the esports activity in the Greater Kansas area. The Kansas City Esports Coalition (KCEC) will attempt to increase awareness of esports in the...
Simplicity Esports sets sights on NYSE American public offering

Simplicity Esports sets sights on NYSE American public offering

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company has filed for a proposed public offering of its shares and warrants on the NYSE American. Simplicity Esports will also apply to uplist from the OTCQB tier of the...
This week in Chinese esports 140420

This week in Chinese esports: Kappa, Guangzhou

Each week, Esports Insider brings together the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China. This week in Chinese esports saw Royal Never Give Up release its Kappa jersey, NEST reveal its...
This week in Chinese esports 070420

This week in Chinese esports: HUYA, DPL-CDA

Each week, Esports Insider brings together the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China. This week in Chinese esports saw Tencent exercise the option to become the largest shareholder in HUYA,...
Japan Government Esports Plans

Japanese government devises plan for esports expansion

The Government of Japan has announced plans to boost the economy through a major esports expansion, according to The Japan Times. The government is set to team up with the private sector...