Team Liquid

Team Liquid stakeholder aXiomatic receives $25,000,000 investment

aXiomatic, an ownership group that acquired a controlling stake in Team Liquid in September 2016, has brought in $25,000,000 (£18,777,875) in a Series B investment funding round led by Golden State Warriors' executive board...

Fan engagement platform Quarterback raises $2.5m in investment

Esports fan engagement platform Quarterback has raised $2.3m (£1.7m) in seed funding by the likes of BITKRAFT Esports Ventures, Crest Capital Ventures, Deep Space Ventures, UpWest Labs and angel investors. This funding...

Chiliz’s CEO Alexandre Dreyfus on the $27m investment: Get the fans involved

A strong advisory board with well known people from the esports industry, such as Fnatic’s CEO Wouter Sleijffers, Team Vitality's CEO Nicolas Maurer, streamer "Dr Disrespect" and former players such as...

Splyce gains $1.5m investment from The Ledger Group

Another major investment has come to esports as The Ledger Group out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada breaks a deal with Splyce in the form of $1.5m (£1.07m). The Ledger Group has already...

Fortnite expands to China thanks to Tencent investment

Last week Fortnite tweeted a teaser of a passport with a stamp from China on it leading some to think a new skin or new map would be added to the...
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Activision Blizzard partners with Nielsen for esports brand investment valuations

Activision Blizzard has today announced a partnership with Nielsen which will serve 'to measure and value esports brand investments across the company’s multiple leagues and titles'.  Nielsen has had an esports arm since the...
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Female Legends see 5 million SEK investment to get more women into esports

The Swedish organisation Female Legends has announced a sizable 5 million SEK (£423,000) investment with a view to getting more women involved in esports across the board.  As reported by Esportsare, the project,...

Events

Esports Industry Awards 2017 announce categories

The Esports Industry Awards have returned for a second year, after a successful 2016 debut. Growing from 18 categories to 21 this time around....