With Covid-19 accelerating the speed of digitalisation, talking heads just cannot stop talking about epoch-defining technology like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and e-commerce. 

Yet according to New York-based fund management firm Global X, there is one sector that may have flown somewhat under the radar — gaming and esports. Locked at home and deprived of sports on television, people are turning to gaming to entertain themselves. 

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