• A company is investing in Arian Foster

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Oct 18, 2013
    The company said its initial public offering will be for Houston Texans running back Arian Foster. Fantex hopes to sell one million shares of Arian Foster at $10 apiece in order to raise the money necessary to pay Foster. The first major player to strike a deal with Fantex is Texans running back Arian Foster, who will get $10 million in exchange for 20 percent of his future football earnings and all other income generated by his football career, including broadcasting jobs. Fantex is paying Foster $10 million for a 20 percent stake in his future income, including contracts, endorsements and other related business revenue. Because the brand contracts and offerings of tracking series linked to the income of professional athletes and entertainers is a novel business model, there may be influential parties with interests that are adverse or perceived to be adverse to our business, such as sports leagues, sports teams, fantasy sports networks or gambling institutions.
    Source: chron.com
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      The decision of Texans running back Arian Foster to trade 20 percent of all future NFL-related earnings for $10 million now continues to raise eyebrows around the NFL. If the league office has concerns about the situation, however, it’s not saying anyth…
    • Company plans to sell stock in players, starting with Arian Foster

      Fans who bought shares of ultimately worthless stock in the Green Bay Packers can soon devote their discretionary income to something that actually could carry a return on their investment. According to the Associated Press, a new company plans to sell …
    • Company to offer stock in Texans RB Foster

      On Thursday, Fantex Brokerage Services announced its intention to allow fans to invest in stock related to the performance of an athlete's brand, with its initial offering in the Texans' Arian Foster.
      Source: ESPN.com

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