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Masayoshi Son

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  1. SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from government-backed upstarts

    SoftBank Group Corp's expected spin-off of its Japanese telecoms business will lure investors seeking exposure to a solid tech name, but the ...
  2. Sprint expects pace of customer defections to slow in holiday quarter

    U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Corp expects the pace of customer defections to slow in the key holiday quarter, helped by higher promotions, its ...
  3. SoftBank's Vision Fund invests US$2.5 billion in Flipkart: sources

    A tech fund backed by Japan's SoftBank Group has picked up one of the biggest stakes in India's leading homegrown online retailer Flipkart, the ...
  4. SoftBank invests US$1 billion in sports e-commerce firm Fanatics: sources

    SoftBank Group Corp is investing US$1 billion in Fanatics Inc as a part of a funding round that values the sports e-commerce company at US$4.5 ...
  5. Japan's SoftBank turns in strong Q1, mulls Uber investment

    SoftBank Group CEO Masayoshi Son said he was interested in investing in ride-hailing firms Uber Technologies and Lyft but had not made a decision.
  6. Sprint hints at deal prospects, shares surge

    Sprint Corp shares jumped more than 10 percent on Tuesday after its chief executive said an announcement on merger talks should come in the "near ...
  7. Uber shareholders discuss stock sale to SoftBank, others - Bloomberg

    Uber Technologies Inc's shareholders and its board, led by venture capital firm Benchmark, have discussed selling some of their shares ...
  8. Exclusive: Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor deal - sources

    Elliott Management Corp, the largest creditor of the bankrupt parent of Texas power transmission company Oncor Electric Delivery Co, is exploring ...
  9. SoftBank unit buys robotics businesses from Alphabet

    Japan's SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday that a unit of the company will buy two firms that build walking robots from Alphabet Inc , which ...