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SoftBank Invests $940 Million in Nuro for Driverless Deliveries

SoftBank is investing nearly $1 billion in a robotic-delivery vehicle startup, a hefty injection of capital that could help accelerate the race to put driverless vehicles on the road......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Driverless delivery startup Nuro gets $940M SoftBank investment

Autonomous technology startup Nuro said on Monday it raised $940 million from SoftBank Group Corp, which valued the Silicon Valley-based company at $2.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

Driverless delivery startup Nuro gets $940 million SoftBank investment

Autonomous technology startup Nuro said on Monday it raised $940 million from SoftBank Group Corp, which valued the Silicon Valley-based company at $2.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: source

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half of the cash for Abu Dhabi's state investor Mubadala Investment Co's new $400 million fund investing in European start-ups, a source familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2019

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: FT

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half the cash for the new $400 million fund by Abu Dhabi's state-owned Mubadala Investment Co that aims to back European start-ups, the Financial Times reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2019

Softbank Invests In Autonomous Grocery Delivery Startup Nuro

TechCrunch reports that SoftBank, a Japanese multinational holding group, has led a $940 m.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2019

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup Opendoor

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs, the companies said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

Kroger Plans to Introduce Driverless Grocery Deliveries

Kroger, the largest U.S. supermarket chain by sales, said it would work with electric-vehicle startup Nuro to test what they called the world’s first driverless grocery deliveries......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

GM Shares Surge as Softbank Fund Invests in Its Driverless-Car Unit

SoftBank’s tech-focused Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’s driverless-car unit, as the auto maker battles tech companies and startups in a race to commercialize autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 31st, 2018

GM Soars After Soft Bank Invests $2.25BN In Driverless-Car Unit

Step aside Tesla and Uber: there is a new-selfdriving cool kid in town. On Thursday morning, tech-investing giant SoftBank Vision.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 31st, 2018

Capitol Report: O’Rourke narrowly outraises Sanders in first hours of campaign | Trump reportedly rages against driverless cars

Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6 million online in the first 24 hours after announcing his presidential campaign last week, the New York Times reports, citing the Democrat’s campaign, outpacing his rivals for his party’s nomination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2019

Smart transportation system in the works for downtown Jacksonville

Driverless shuttles, solar sidewalks and crime-fighting light poles will form the foundation of Jacksonville's transit network if a $63 million plan comes to life on downtown's east-west corridor, Bay Street......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Alibaba invests $693 million for stake in Chinese courier STO Express

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will take a 14 percent stake in STO Express Co Ltd through a $693 million deal, the e-commerce giant's fourth significant investment in a Chinese courier company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Kroger, Nuro look to expand driverless delivery program beyond Arizona (think Houston)

Supermarket giant Kroger and its Silicon Valley partner have been testing their driverless vehicle delivery program in Scottsdale, Arizona, for the past year and now appear ready to take it on the road......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

KKR Invests in Cybersecurity Firm KnowBe4 at $800M Valuation

Private equity firm making initial $50 million commitment. Cybersecurity startup KnowBe4 has secured a minority investment from private equity giant KKR that values the firm at more than $800 million. KKR is making an initial commitme.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 1st, 2019

SoftBank"s Vision Fund invests $1.5B in Chehaoduo, TechCrunch 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: theflyonthewallFeb 28th, 2019

Sinatra invests in $56 million apartment deal in South Bend, Indiana

Sinatra & Co. Real Estate is part of a trio of investors that have acquired a 740-unit apartment complex in South Bend, Indiana......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2019

Lalamove, Hong Kong-Based Same-Day Delivery Company, Cracks Unicorn Status With $300M Funding Round

Hong Kong-based Lalamove promises same-day deliveries in under an hour. The company has just closed a $300 million round of funding to expand its geographic footprint further. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 21st, 2019

L.A. on-demand storage startup banks $200 million to clean up Clutter

 Clutter has raised another $200 million to disrupt the storage industry. The Culver City, California-based on-demand storage startup has now raised $297 million and is valued at $600 million, per CNBC. SoftBank Vision Fund, a division of the Japanes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2019

SoftBank"s latest real estate bet is in a start-up that"s taking on the physical storage industry

SoftBank's Vision Fund led a $200 million investment in Clutter at a $600 million valuation......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcFeb 20th, 2019