SoftBank Rides Recovery on Vision Fund Performance

SoftBank Rides Recovery on Vision Fund Performance

By Anna Domanska - Feb 09, 2021

SoftBank Group Corp’s net profit went up to $11.1 billion (¥1.17 trillion) in the third quarter on the back of stock ...

Read More
It’s end of a sweet ride for Uber, says SoftBank’s Vision Fund

It’s end of a sweet ride for Uber, says SoftBank’s Vision Fund

By Anna Domanska - Jan 12, 2021

SoftBank Vision Fund’s loss of $17.7 billion last year had a lot to do with Uber’s botched IPO and the pandemic that...

Read More
Softbank on Repurchasing Spree to Shore up Cash

Softbank on Repurchasing Spree to Shore up Cash

By Anna Domanska - Nov 09, 2020

SoftBank has turned around Vision Fund with a $7.5 billion profit and is meeting its debt commitments with share repurch...

Read More
SoftBank Enjoys a Wealth of Exciting Returns from South Asia

SoftBank Enjoys a Wealth of Exciting Returns from South Asia

By Anna Domanska - Aug 06, 2018

IN BRIEF: Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp on Monday reported a 49 percent rise in first-quarter operating profit, boosted ...

Read More
SoftBank CEO Pledges $50 Billion to U.S. Tech Industry

SoftBank CEO Pledges $50 Billion to U.S. Tech Industry

By Carrie Ann - Dec 09, 2016

After the hype surrounding the U.S. presidential elections ended, the newly elected President Donald Trump expressed som...

Read More
SoftBank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in South Korea’s Startup - Coupang

SoftBank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in South Korea’s Startup - Coupang

By Anna Domanska - Jun 04, 2015

Today, massive multinational telecom and Internet corp. – Softbank Corp. invested $1 million stakes in Coupang ...

Read More
Softbank Unveils World's First Personal Robot That Can Decipher Human Emotions

Softbank Unveils World's First Personal Robot That Can Decipher Human Emotions

By Anna Domanska - Jun 06, 2014

Japanese tech group Softbank and Aldebaran Robotics SAS, the world leader in humanoid robotics, announced the plan to l...

Read More