Every month, Esports Insider compiles a list of the month’s key investment stories. To read more about a story below, click the link in the corresponding title.
American games publisher Epic Games announced the closing of a $1bn (~£727m) funding round, bringing the company’s equity valuation to $28.7bn (~£20.87bn).
Sony Group Corporation led the funding round with an investment of $200m (~£145.4m). Other investors include Appaloosa, Baillie Gifford, Park West, KKR, AllianceBernstein, Altimeter, Franklin Templeton,and Luxor Capital, to name a few.
Swedish esports tournament platform Epulze secured an investment of SEK 57m (∼£4,74m) from its latest funding round.
According to the release, participants in the funding round included Swedish financial group Svea Ekonomi and Norwegian