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  1. FILE PHOTO: A worker adjusts a hoarding of Paytm, a digital payments firm, in Ahmedabad

    SoftBank-backed Paytm raises US$1 billion in fresh funding

    Indian digital payments company Paytm said on Monday it has raised fresh funds from a group of investors, including existing backers such as ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conferenc

    Stung by WeWork, SoftBank boss Son charts more cautious IPO course

    Fresh from the WeWork debacle, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says he now aims to be more cautious about the timings of IPOs, a shift that could ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conferenc

    SoftBank's Son admits mistakes after Vision Fund's US$8.9 billion loss

    SoftBank plunged to its first quarterly loss in 14 years on Wednesday, dragged down by an US$8.9 billion hit at its giant Vision Fund, as CEO ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conferenc

    SoftBank's plans for second mega-fund hit by WeWork debacle

    Softbank Group founder and CEO Masayoshi Son is struggling to raise money for a second massive technology investment fund in the wake of the ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: The WeWork logo is displayed on the entrance of a co-working space in New York

    WeWork IPO valuation may dip below US$20 billion in fresh blow to leading investor SoftBank

    WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation of its planned stock market launch to below US$20 billion, two people familiar ...
  6. Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conference in Tokyo

    SoftBank plans to lend up to US$20 billion to employees to invest in new fund: WSJ

    Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to lend up to US$20 billion to its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, to buy stakes in ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Logo of SoftBank Group Corp is seen at the company's headquarters in Tokyo

    SoftBank says Vision Fund 2 could start investing soon, bags big gains on first

    Japan's SoftBank Group Corp raked in a better-than-expected quarterly operating profit as it saw a leap in investing gains from its US$100 billion ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at the SoftBank World 2017 conference in T

    SoftBank Group announces new US$108 billion Vision Fund aimed at AI

    SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in AI technology, saying it had secured memoranda of ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: A journalist raises her hand to ask a question to Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chie

    Most SoftBank Vision Fund investors want to join second fund - CEO Son

    Most investors in SoftBank Group Corp's US$100 billion Vision Fund want to join the group's forthcoming second fund, founder and Chief Executive ...