Fladgate acted for Guild Esports PLC on the transaction.
Guild Esports PLC has been admitted to the Official List (by way of a Standard Listing) and to trading on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market for listed securities, contemporaneously with a £20m equity placing. Guild Esports had a market capitalisation of approximately £41m on admission.
The Company is the first esports franchise to join the LSE, and its founding shareholders include David Beckham, former football player and captain of England, and now co-owner of new MLS team Inter Miami CF.
The Fladgate team comprised partners David Robinson (Picture) and Alan Wetterhahn, Senior Associate David Baverstock, Associates Thomas Edwards and Michelle Waknine, and Legal Assistant Joshua Bennett.
Law Firms: Fladgate LLP;
Clients: Guild Esports plc;