Index Announcements
Name Change for Roundhill Global Esports Index

by Index Committee / May 15, 2019

Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports Index

Roundhill Investments will rename the Roundhill Global Esports Index to the Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports Index (the “Index”), effective immediately. Index ticker symbols and the Index methodology will remain unchanged.

About BITKRAFT Esports Ventures

An early and mid-stage investor focused on the esports sector, BITKRAFT discovers, supports, and scales esports startups globally along with some of the industry’s most influential companies.

BITKRAFT Esports Ventures was founded in 2017 by esports legend, Jens Hilgers. Hilgers previously founded ESL and served as CEO before selling the majority stake to MTG in 2015. In addition to serving as Managing Partner at BITKRAFT, Jens is the Co-Founder and Chairman of G2 Esports, and the CEO of DOJO Madness.

BITKRAFT launched a Venture Fund in 2018 and is investing globally with representation in Berlin, Los Angeles and San Francisco, the epicenters of the western esports world.

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