Selected Articles

For Investors Intrigued and Confused by Esports, a VC Fund Opens

Hilgers and his partner Markus Fuhrmann put up $11.5 million of BitKraft’s first fund. The other $7 million came from a handful of other investors, including New York-based Inner Circle Sports, GGV Capital co-founder Hany Nada, and aXiomatic Group, headed by pro sports team owners Peter Guber and Ted Leonsis. Continue reading

Michael Eisner completes takeover of Portsmouth FC

Michael Eisner, the former chief executive of Disney, has completed a planned takeover of Portsmouth FC, making him the latest international business mogul to snap up an English football club. Tornante was advised by Inner Circle Sports, Macfarlanes and Munger, Tolles & Olson. Continue reading