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Softbank has bounced back from a record loss earlier in the year after strong performances by its tech investments fuelled

August 11, 2020
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Softbank has reportedly invested over $500m (£399m) into Credit Suisse investment funds that made large bets on startups backed by

June 15, 2020
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Softbank has more than doubled the pay of its Vision Fund boss Rajeev Misra even as the mammoth tech fund

May 29, 2020
Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son has revealed his firm will fall to a historic loss due to bad bets on tech startups and the impacyt of coronavirus

Softbank expects to lose $16.7bn (£13.3bn) on tech startups it has invested in through its Vision Fund this year due

April 14, 2020
Struggling Office Space Company WeWork Announces Plan To Lay Off 2400 Employees

Wework’s special committee is suing Softbank over the Japanese investment giant’s decision to abandon a $3bn (£2.4bn) share purchase, the

April 7, 2020
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Wework has threatened to sue Softbank after the Japanese investment giant abandoned plans to buy $3bn (£2.4bn) worth of additional

April 2, 2020
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Softbank has demanded that Moody’s remove all of its bond ratings after the ratings agency downgraded the conglomerate’s debt by

March 25, 2020
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Softbank is launching an emergency ¥4.5 trillion (£35bn) asset sale to buy back shares and reduce debt in a bid

March 23, 2020
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Softbank is reportedly close to investing $100m (£77m) in a startup which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to help financial firms

February 19, 2020
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Softbank’s quarterly profit has been almost entirely wiped out after heavy losses from its Vision Fund hit the technology investor

February 12, 2020
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A top US executive is leaving Softbank’s $100bn Vision Fund after expressing concerns about “issues” at the Japanese investment giant,

February 5, 2020
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Chinese fintech Oneconnect has slashed its target valuation and downsized its planned initial public offering (IPO) in the US, in

December 12, 2019

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