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SoftBank mulls $1 billion investment in Chinese truck-hailing firm: WSJ

(Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is looking to invest $1 billion in Chinese truck-hailing company Manbang Group, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2018

Bill Ackman"s Pershing Square cashes out of Nike, earning around $100M

Bill Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management LP (AMS: PSH) has reportedly cashed out his stake in Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE), according to the Wall Street Journal. The investment likely earned the New York-based hedge fund around $100 million. P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Streaming news site Cheddar plans expansion after raising $22 million in funding

Cheddar, the financial news streaming service aimed at millennials, is preparing to expand internationally and launch a channel on Snapchat Discover after securing a new investment round......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Sweet deal: Toyota, Mazda offered at least $700 million in incentives for Alabama plant

Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. were offered at least $700 million in combined incentives to steer a $1.6 billion new factory investment to northern Alabama......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Busted Billion-Dollar-Baby Fraud Finds Another Greater Fool - Softbank Lends Theranos $100 Million!

Japan’s Softbank Group is coming to the rescue of yet another embattled Silicon Valley “unicorn”. The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday that Fortress Capital, the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 24th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Embattled blood-testing firm Theranos gets $100 million lifeline From Fortress

The embattled Silicon Valley blood-testing company Theranos Inc. told its investors this week that it has secured a $100 million loan from Fortress Investment Group LLC, averting for now a possible bankruptcy filing as its remaining cash dwindled......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 23rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Uber clears path to Softbank investment as Kalanick, Benchmark make peace

Uber Technologies Inc.’s former chief exec.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: WeWork to buy Lord & Taylor’s New York City flagship store for $850 million

Real estate startup WeWork Cos. has struck a deal to acquire Lord & Taylor’s flagship New York City store for $850 million, a move that will convert the landmark building into the startup’s headquarters next year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 24th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Slack raises $250 million funding round led by SoftBank

Slack Technologies Inc. said Monday it closed a $250 million funding round led by SoftBank Group’s Vision Fund.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank fund to invest $1 billion in sports e-commerce startup Fanatics

SoftBank Group Corp. and its Vision Fund are closing a $1 billion investment in onlin.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: WeWork announces $500 million in funding for Asian expansion

WeWork Cos. raised $500 million to expand operations in South Korea and Southeast Asia, the company announced Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: WeWork raises new funding round, bringing valuation to $21 billion

WeWork Cos. has raised $760 million in new capital, according to a person familiar with the situation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Republicans hold on to Arizona Congressional seat

Republican Debbie Lesko won Tuesday’s special election for a House seat in Arizona, defeating Democrat Hiral Tipirneni in a heavily Republican district that the party spent more than $1 million to retain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch14 hr. 42 min. ago

Toys "R" Us rejects $890 million offer from MGA Entertainment chief

Bankrupt retailer Toys 'R' Us has rejected an $890 million offer for some of its U.S. stores and locations in Canada, according to The Wall Street Journal. Last week, MGA Entertainment chief executive Isaac Larian offered $675 million for the U.S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook workers’ median pay tops $240,000

Facebook Inc. employees earned a median pay package of more than $240,000 last year while Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s total compensation was more than $8.8 million, according to the social-media company’s 2017 proxy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

More Than 200 Million Eggs Recalled Because of Salmonella Risk - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMore Than 200 Million Eggs Recalled Because of Salmonella RiskWall Street JournalRALEIGH, N.C.—More than 200 million eggs distributed to restaurants and gro.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump lawyer Michael Cohen struck deal for Republican fundraiser who allegedly got Playboy model pregnant

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer negotiated a deal in late 2017 to pay $1.6 million to a former Playboy model who said she was impregnated by a top Republican fundraiser, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Billionaire toy maker bids $890 million for Toys ‘R’ Us

A billionaire toy maker said Friday that he had submitted a bid for Toys “R” Us, even after his public crowdfunding campaign failed to gain much traction......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Millions in bitcoin missing in heist at Indian exchange Coinsecure

Indian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure said some $3 million in bitcoin has gone missing from a digital wallet that held its users’ funds, and accused a top company official of involvement in the disappearance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S.-China trade spat could dent oil demand, says IEA

Potential tariffs pose a ‘downward risk’ to demand, the International Energy Agency warns in its monthly oil market report, even as it holds to its 2018 demand growth view and notes oil stocks are just 30 million barrels above OPEC’s target......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018