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A recent UK High Court ruling against the operators of Fanatix was regarded as a victory for rights-holders. But what are the true implications of the case in a sector with many grey areas? Frank Dunne reports.

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    18 May 2016

    What can sports searching for growth learn from the success of rugby union? Andrew Curry, director with consultancy firm The Futures Company, part of Kantar, explains.

  • Date: 
    4 May 2016

    A detailed look at South Korean sports marketing as part of the SportBusiness International South Korea Focus

  • Date: 
    4 May 2016

    A detailed look at South Korean sports media as part of the SportBusiness International South Korea Focus

  • Date: 
    4 May 2016

    A detailed look at South Korean sports events as part of the SportBusiness International South Korea Focus

  • Date: 
    4 May 2016

    South Korea would appear to be the perfect destination for sports industry growth, with the Winter Olympics on the horizon. But what are the challenges? SportBusiness International investigates.

Daily news summaries

Date: 
24 May 2016

MP & Silva has today (Tuesday) confirmed that Shanghai Jin Xin, an investment fund created by Chinese financial services company Everbright and internet entertainment and technology provider Baofeng, will acquire a 65-per-cent stake in the agency.

  • Date: 
    24 May 2016

    US private equity firm Silver Lake, the majority shareholder in the WME-IMG agency, is in talks to acquire a stake in the Formula One motor racing championship, according to Sky News.

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    24 May 2016

    London, Formula E’s current venue for its season-finale, is set to be dropped from the 2016-17 calendar for the electric car-racing series, with a host of new events added, including a double-header in New York.

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    24 May 2016

    World Rugby, the global governing body for rugby union, has revealed that England’s hosting of the 2015 World Cup resulted in the most economically successful edition of the national team tournament in its history.

  • Date: 
    24 May 2016

    The Hungarian government has submitted draft legislation to support a bid from the country’s capital city of Budapest to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, while rival bidder Los Angeles has strengthened its team with the appointment of Jim Ford as senior advisor for strategic partnerships.

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    24 May 2016

    Indonesian tyre manufacturer Multistrada has signed a three-year global partnership with French Ligue 1 football club Paris Saint-Germain.