• NBA All-Star Michael Jordan leads a $26 million round for esports group aXiomatic

    19 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    NBA legend Michael Jordan is playing the esports game now, leading a $26 million round of funding for the ownership group aXiomatic .
    For Jordan and new co-investor Declaration Capital - the family office investing the personal wealth of David Rubenstein, who co-founded and serves as co-executive chairman of the multi-billion-dollar private equity firm, The Carlyle Group - investing in esports looks like a slam dunk.
    The company announced the investment from Jordan, Declaration Capital and Curtis Polk, the managing partner and alternate governor of Hornets Sports & Entertainment, and...
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