Tag: Masayoshi Son

Nvidia Softbank group deal: NVIDIA to acquire SoftBank Group’s Arm for up to $40 billion in largest deal of the year

Japan’s SoftBank Group said Monday it is selling British chip designer Arm to US chip company NVIDIA for up to $40 billion, potentially creating a...

SoftBank Is Not ‘SoftPunku’ Says CEO in Defence of Strategy

SoftBank Group Chief Executive Masayoshi Son mounted a defence of his investing decisions on Thursday, saying the value of the Japanese conglomerate’s holdings has recovered...

SoftBank Group: SoftBank Vision Fund posts record $17.7 billion loss on Oyo, WeWork and Uber

By Pavel Alpeyev SoftBank Group Corp. said its Vision Fund business lost 1.9 trillion yen ($17.7 billion) last fiscal year after writing down the value...

View: The rise & hard fall of SoftBank

Fuelled by petro-dollars, cheap Wall Street debt and pixie dreams of multi-billion dollar valuation pops, Softbank and its unicorn hunter founder Masayoshi Son was the...