Tag Archives: SoftBank

13Nov/17

Uber OKs SoftBank’s bid to buy stake

The peace deal struck by Uber’s board will allow Softbank to make an investment worth up to $10 billion, according to sources. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

05Nov/17

Sprint and T-Mobile call off merger after months of talks

Sprint and T-Mobile said on Saturday they have called off merger talks to create a stronger U.S. wireless to rival to market leaders, leaving No. 4 provider Sprint to engineer a turnaround on its own. Jonah Green reports. Continue reading

27Feb/17

SoftBank set to invest $3 bln in WeWork – CNBC

Japan’s SoftBank is close to making an investment in U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork expected to be worth over $3 billion, according to CNBC. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

18Jul/16

SoftBank to buy UK chip designer ARM in $32 bln cash deal

SoftBank Group Corp agrees to buy UK chip designer ARM Holdings PLC in a 24.3 billion pound ($32.2 billion) deal.

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02Dec/15

Yahoo to weigh sale of core business

An analyst says the core business, which includes news sites and Yahoo Mail, could be worth up to $8 billion. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

24Aug/15

Dow sinks nearly 600 points

(REUTERS) – A massive sell-off drove the Dow to shed more than 1,000 points at the day’s low. A bounce back by Apple helped cut the losses but it still closed with the steepest drop in four years.

Sparking the plunge: a further fall in Chinese equities and commodity prices.
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