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Esports Global unveiled as presenting partner of The Clutch Digital

Esports Insider is pleased to announce Esports Global as the presenting partner of The Clutch Digital, the esports-focused pitch investment competition that will take place at the ESI Digital Summit (26-27th May, #ESIDIGITAL).

Taking place on day one on May 26th, The Clutch Digital will welcome a panel of esteemed investors to judge four esports related startups.

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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 imposing a $15,000 (£12,309) fine on Roumayeh, was delivered on Wednesday for both soliciting and managing investments in the Detroit-based organisation. RELATED: Renegades partners […]

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NACE partners with North American LCS Players Association

National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and the North American League of Legends Championship Series Players Association (NALCSPA) have joined forces to create educational opportunities for LCS players. The alliance also gives players a chance to enter coaching, analysis, and administrative positions at collegiate esports programs across North America. RELATED: NACE enters strategic partnership with Skillshot Media The […]

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Team Secret enters multi-year deal with HUYA

European organisation Team Secret has established a multi-year a partnership with Chinese streaming platform HUYA. As part of the deal, Team Secret’s players will stream on the platform. HUYA will also act as a jersey sponsor for the organisation. RELATED: Riot Games taps HUYA as Chinese broadcast partner for LCS and LEC The partnership aligns with the organisation’s […]

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Luckbox scores investment from Inter Miami footballer Luis Robles

Esports bookmaker Luckbox has received investment from American football player Luis Robles. Luckbox announced intentions to list itself publicly on the TSX Venture Exchange earlier this week. RELATED: Luckbox looks to go public on TSX Venture Exchange Robles is the goalkeeper for Major League Soccer side Inter Miami, which is co-owned by David Beckham. Financial terms […]

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Immortals and Nerd Street Gamers launch online esports summer camps

Immortals Gaming Club and Philadelphia-based Nerd Street Gamers have partnered to produce online esports summer camps around a pair of competitive games. The companies have collaborated to develop three total camps: two based on League of Legends and one based on Overwatch, each featuring input from Immortals Gaming Club players and staff. RELATED: Jon Tuck […]

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Promod Esports launched by former ESL UK COO Rob Black

Rob Black, the former Chief Operating Officer of ESL UK, has unveiled the launch of Promod Esports – a turnkey esports solutions agency. The agency will offer project management, live broadcast services, and esports consultancy. RELATED: Heather Dower launches marketing agency Hotdrop Prior to the public launch of Promod Esports, the agency worked on delivering remote broadcast […]

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PUBG Mobile Pro League South Asia shakes things up with Mountain Dew

PUBG Mobile Pro League (PMPL) South Asia is set to relaunch alongside a partnership with soft drink brand Mountain Dew. Competition is scheduled from May 22nd to June 14th after all PMPL tournaments were suspended earlier this year due to the spread of COVID-19. RELATED: Fnatic and Loco to host PUBG Mobile charity tournament The deal […]

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Philadelphia Fusion adds Aim Lab as skills training partner

Overwatch League’s Philadelphia Fusion has announced an alliance with first-person shooter training solution Aim Lab as its new skills training partner. Aim Lab will develop custom training programs for Philadelphia Fusion by analysing players’ data and analytics, and the players will utilise the Aim Lab software as part of their training regimen. RELATED: Philadelphia Fusion extends […]

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Watch the next big esports startups pitch at ESI Digital Summit

Esports Insider is pleased to reveal the companies taking part in The Clutch Digital, a unique opportunity that allows selected esports startups to promote and pitch themselves to an esteemed panel of judges in return for mentorship, visibility, and the chance to obtain funding. Presented by Esports Global, the esports and gaming investment venture, The […]

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Nicole LaPointe Jameson on the “final phase” of Evil Geniuses’ rebrand

Update 21/05/20: The ’99’ featured on the back of EG jerseys is a placeholder and will be adjusted pending individual assignment to players. Just six months after announcing a controversial rebrand that included a drastically new logo, North American organisation Evil Geniuses has taken a step back and tried again. Esports Insider sat down with Nicole […]

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WFH League (18th - 28th May)

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