Finance & Money

Real Madrid struck it rich after winning the Champions League last season by collecting €88.6m ($100.6m) in Uefa prize money.

Michael Jordan is the latest sports icon to invest in esports. The NBA legend and Charlotte Hornets owner has become a minority owner of aXiomatic Gaming, the parent company of Team Liquid.

Former adidas executive James Gatto, along with two other men involved in college basketball recruiting, have been convicted in a corruption case that has uncovered the payment of inducements to recruits...

The home of the Miami Heat may have a new name after more than two decades. Miami-Dade County, which owns the American Airlines Arena, receives little revenue from the $2.

The football associations of the Netherlands and Belgium are in talks to merge their top football divisions, creating a cross-border superleague, according to report in British daily the i newspaper

Brittany Bowlen, the 28-year-old daughter of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, has declared for the first time that she wants to become the controlling owner of the NFL franchise

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has called on its members to make international bilateral cricket more affordable amid the continuing challenge of falling attendances, as it stated “considerable p...

Andy Burnham has urged English football authorities to prioritise grassroots funding to avoid a “period of decay” in the game.

Premiership Rugby clubs will hold a board meeting today to discuss the potential sale of a minority stake in the league, as they continue to seek new sources of funding

Shahid Khan, the owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars and Fulham FC, has withdrawn his offer to purchase Wembley Stadium

Betting operators' profitability in the newly-opening US market will depend on how quickly states like Florida and California follow New Jersey in deregulation, according to Jamie Shea, the new head o...

Athletes like LeBron James and Cristiano Ronaldo can move the needle like no others. Bob Williams spoke to a number of industry experts to discover how exactly clubs can monetise their prize possessions.

The potential of US sports betting will only be maximised if rights-holders focus on maintaining integrity, argues Genius Sports’ Ben Paterson.

Welcome to SportBusiness Group’s US Digest, rounding up the news and developments coming out of the world’s biggest sports market Telemundo takes lead against Fox for World Cup viewers As Fox searches for...

In this week's China sports industry round-up: China still a player in 2018 World Cup | A third of  World Cup counterfeit tickets sold to Chinese fans | Neymar joins forces with Chinese brand Oppo

Uefa, football’s European governing body, has ordered French Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain to raise as much as €60m ($71m) by the end of this month in order to comply with Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations.

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Chinese company Diking is newest sponsor for Russia 2018 | DDMC bids for AFC commercial rights | China updates Formula E race venues, adding Saudi Arabia to the fixtures

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Youku obtains World Cup streaming rights; OTT broadcast rights approved for Hisense; More Chinese businesses to become World Cup sponsors

For the third time in the history of these rankings, London has been named the world’s Ultimate Sports City. From the NFL and NBA to Wimbledon and Euro 2020, the British capital’s event-hosting strategy, coupled with the public’s appetite for sport, has placed the city at the centre of the sporting world

Looking at historical data of the publicly-traded commercial partners of the US major leagues shows that investing in Official Corporate Partners is a sound long-term investment strategy.