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Investment is the lifeblood of any business and in sport, the movement of money has reflected profound shifts in everything from geographical power bases to consumer behaviour. The way big and small funds work in sport has changed, too, settling into the rhythms and demands of the industry.
by Eoin Connolly
Where the sports industry goes next
DDMC Fortis' chief executive discusses the agency's mammoth AFC deal, plus senior writer Sam Carp is on to talk the sports industry week.
There are few industries facing a greater imminent threat than the snow sports sector. As China prepares to stage the 2022 Games, SportsPro asks what the future holds for an industry driven by a healthy climate.
by Nick Friend
For the second successive edition, the bidding contest for a Winter Olympic Games has been reduced to a two-horse race for the 2026 event. Here, SportsPro weighs up the Swedish bid of Stockholm-Åre and the joint Italian effort from Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo.
by Michael Long
Melcior Soler, the director of La Liga’s audiovisual department, discusses the Spanish soccer league’s rights reshuffle in the UK and Ireland, the potential for growth in Asia, and testing out new entrants to the broadcast market.
by Sam Carp
Key figures from WSC Sports, NAGRA and Arqiva answer the tough questions on Asian OTT.
SportsPro caught up with Takeyuki Oya, general manager of J.League’s international department, to discuss the growth potential of Japanese soccer, and to learn how the league has looked beyond domestic borders to boost its global reach.
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