All posts tagged "SoftBank"

  • Tech
    Key Investors Are Unhappy With SoftBank Fund

    Some Vision Fund investors have complained that SoftBank Group CEO Masayoshi Son can overrule fund executives on...

  • Tech
    Spending by SoftBank Vision Fund Raises Need for More Cash

    The Vision Fund’s creator, SoftBank Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, on Wednesday said he was considering when and how to raise more capital. Photo: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg News 18 Comments By Mayumi Negishi and Mayumi Negishi The Wall Street Journal Biography @meiyume mayumi.negishi@wsj.com Phred Dvorak Phred Dvorak The Wall Street Journal Biography @Phred_Dvorak phred.dvorak@wsj.com...

  • Tech
    SoftBank Gives Startups Billions of Reasons to Hold Off IPOs

    The potential willingness of SoftBank and its CEO, Masayoshi Son, to take majority stakes would greatly extend the runway for startups to remain private. Photo: issei kato/Reuters 4 Comments By Eliot Brown and Eliot Brown The Wall Street Journal Biography @eliotwb Eliot.Brown@wsj.com Mayumi Negishi Mayumi Negishi The Wall Street Journal Biography @meiyume...

  • Tech
    SoftBank Discusses Taking Majority Stake in WeWork

    A pedestrian passes a WeWork co-working space in London. Photo: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg News 7 Comments By Eliot Brown, Eliot Brown The Wall Street Journal Biography @eliotwb Eliot.Brown@wsj.com Dana Mattioli and Dana Mattioli The Wall Street Journal Biography @DanaMattioli dana.mattioli@wsj.com Maureen Farrell Maureen Farrell The Wall Street Journal Biography @Maureenmfarrell maureen.farrell@wsj.com Updated Oct....

  • Tech
    Toyota, SoftBank Join Forces to Build Self-Driving Cars That Deliver Meals, Health Care

    SoftBank and Toyota hope to catch up with U.S. and Chinese companies. Here, SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son and Toyota’s Akio Toyoda. Photo: Rodrigo Reyes Marin/Zuma Press 2 Comments By Mayumi Negishi and Mayumi Negishi The Wall Street Journal Biography @meiyume Google+ mayumi.negishi@wsj.com Sean Mclain Updated Oct. 4, 2018 3:58 a.m. ET TOKYO— SoftBank...

  • Tech
    SoftBank Agrees to Sell Flipkart Stake to Walmart

    SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son in Tokyo this month. Photo: Bloomberg News By Mayumi Negishi Mayumi Negishi The Wall...

  • Business News
    SoftBank Agrees to Sell Flipkart Stake to Walmart

    SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son in Tokyo this month. Photo: Bloomberg News By Mayumi Negishi Mayumi Negishi The Wall...

  • Market News
    How Much Is the World's Largest Tech Fund Worth to SoftBank?

    SoftBank, the logo of which is seen here, runs the world’s largest tech fund—but a lack of transparency means investors are largely relying on their faith in the conglomerate’s unpredictable founder. Photo: issei kato/Reuters By Jacky Wong Jacky Wong The Wall Street Journal Biography @jackycwong jacky.wong@wsj.com Updated May 9, 2018 7:54 a.m....

  • Business News
    SoftBank Chief Eases Hard Stance on Sprint

    Masayoshi Son, chairman and chief executive officer of SoftBank Group, in New York in March. The executive has signaled he may be willing to cede some control of Sprint in a merger with T-Mobile US. Photo: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg News By Mayumi Negishi and Mayumi Negishi The Wall Street Journal Biography @meiyume Google+...

  • Business News
    How SoftBank, World's Biggest Tech Investor, Throws Around Its Cash

    By Phred Dvorak and Phred Dvorak The Wall Street Journal Biography @Phred_Dvorak Google+ phred.dvorak@wsj.com Mayumi Negishi Mayumi...

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