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Breakingviews TV: SoftBank blur

The many moving par.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Son of a gun

SoftBank boss Masayoshi Son’s latest financial razzmatazz is the idea of adding $5 billion to the gigantic Vision Fund on behalf of employees. Quentin Webb and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss the pitfalls of redefining “skin in the game.”.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 22nd, 2018

Breakingviews: SoftBank-GM Self-Driving Deal

Breakingviews: SoftBank-GM Self-Driving Deal.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 1st, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Legere-demain

Jennifer Saba tells Richard Beales why T-Mobile US’s $26 bln deal to buy rival cellphone carrier Sprint is cleverly pitched to appeal to Donald Trump’s administration and discusses the evidence that Sprint owner SoftBank was desperate to sell......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 30th, 2018

SoftBank invests $125 million in Alphabet venture to put cellphone antennas in the sky

A SoftBank Corp business seeking to find a way to fly cellphone antennas high in the atmosphere to provide internet in underserved areas said on Wednesday it was investing $125 million in an Alphabet Inc spinoff working on the same problem......»»

Category: topSource: reuters24 min. ago

Breakingviews TV: Oil M&A

Two oil majors are fighting over who’ll take over shale producer Anadarko. Occidental Petroleum’s $38 bln hostile bid is more generous, but Chevron’s lower-priced offer comes with less risk. John Foley talks through what might happen next......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters7 hr. 53 min. ago

Term Sheet April 24, Softbank in Germany, Crypto Bets, and Brazil Rising

Term Sheet April 24, Softbank in Germany, Crypto Bets, and Brazil Rising.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune13 hr. 38 min. ago

SoftBank founder lost $130M on personal bitcoin investment, WSJ reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall15 hr. 23 min. ago

Masayoshi Son Is No Simple Opportunist

The SoftBank founder’s investment in a German payments company fits  his Big Vision......»»

Category: topSource: washpost15 hr. 23 min. ago

Wirecard lands $1 billion investment from Japan"s Softbank

Japan's Softbank Group Corp will buy a 5.6 percent stake in Wirecard for around 900 million euros ($1 billion), the German company said on Wednesday, joining forces in the digital payments sector......»»

Category: topSource: reuters19 hr. 53 min. ago

Japan"s Softbank to buy 5.6 percent of Wirecard for around $1 billion

Japan's Softbank Group Corp will buy a 5.6 percent stake in German payments company Wirecard by acquiring convertible bonds worth around 900 million euros ($1.01 billion), Wirecard said in a statement on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters20 hr. 8 min. ago

Didi-SoftBank taxi-hailing JV expands to 13 cities across Japan

Didi Mobility Japan, a joint venture (JV) by China's Didi Chuxing and SoftBank Corp, said on Wednesday that it would expand its taxi-hailing service to 13 cities across Japan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

SoftBank Group looks to buy 5 pct of payment firm Wirecard: Bloomberg

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is looking to acquire a 5 percent stake in German payments company Wirecard AG, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son reportedly lost $130 million on bitcoin bet

Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder of SoftBank Group Corp., made a huge personal bet on bitcoin just as prices for the digital currency peaked, losing more than $130 million when he sold out, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2019

Softbank Group in talks to buy 5% stake in Wirecard: Bloomberg

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is looking to acquire a 5 percent stake in German payments company Wirecard AG, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

SoftBank said to weigh deal for 5% stake in Germany"s Wirecard, Bloomberg says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 23rd, 2019

Breakingviews TV: Dorsey’s duo

Twitte.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

Breakingviews TV: Old-school fees

D.E. Shaw is raising fees on its flagship fund to 3 percent of assets and 30 percent of gains. It bucks the downward trend even in hedge fund land, and – as Tom Buerkle explains – it shows how the few firms that have the most are getting more......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2019

SoftBank Will Succeed Even If Its WeWork Investment Doesn"t Work Out

SoftBank Will Succeed Even If Its WeWork Investment Doesn"t Work Out.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 21st, 2019

Uber announces $1 billion investment into its self-driving car group

The investment from Softbank, Denso and Toyota values the division, known as the Advanced Technologies Group (ATG), at $7.25 billion and creates a newly formed corporate entity with its own board......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 19th, 2019

Uber"s self-driving unit valued at $7.25 billion in new investment

Uber's autonomous vehicle unit has raised $1 billion from a consortium of investors including SoftBank Group Corp, giving the company a much-needed funding boost for its pricey self-driving ambitions on the eve of its public stock offering......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019