SoftBank invests $2.8 billion in Norwegian robotics firm AutoStore

SoftBank invests $2.8 billion in Norwegian robotics firm AutoStore

By Anna Domanska - Apr 06, 2021

Japanese investment giant SoftBank Group has struck a $2.8 billion deal for a 40 percent stake in Norwegian warehouse automation company AutoStore, in the latest round of long-term

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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 rallies and asset sales, which has helped the conglomerate t

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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 brought the demand for ride-sharing to a standstill.

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Hyundai Motors to Acquire Boston Dynamics for $1 billion

Hyundai Motors to Acquire Boston Dynamics for $1 billion

By Christy Gren - Dec 11, 2020

Get upcoming M&A news and updates here at the nation’s fastest-growing CEO magazine, Industry Leaders.

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SoftBank & Saudi Arabia Jointly Building Biggest Solar Project

SoftBank & Saudi Arabia Jointly Building Biggest Solar Project

By Carrie Ann - Mar 29, 2018

SoftBank Group on Tuesday disclosed that the Japanese multinational company will invest in creating “the world’s biggest solar power plant project” in Saudi Arabi

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Didi Chuxing Planning to Consider $6 billion Investment by SoftBank Group

Didi Chuxing Planning to Consider $6 billion Investment by SoftBank Group

By Christy Gren - Mar 28, 2017

Didi Chuxing, probably the biggest ride-sharing app in China at present; is contemplating weather to accept a proposed $6 billion investment by the SoftBank Group. If accepted, thi

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