Apple confirms $1-bn investment in SoftBank Vision Fund

Disha Sharma

Apple Inc. is investing $1 billion in SoftBank Corp's $100-billion tech fund, according to a report in a major international ....

5 January, 2017

Flashback 2016: SoftBank stays on sidelines, tanks up for future

Deepti Chaudhary

By its lofty standards, 2016 was a relatively quiet year for the SoftBank juggernaut. The telecom and Internet conglomerate, which ....

29 December, 2016
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How SoftBank's local portfolio firms have fared as chairman Son visits India

Deepti Chaudhary

Not many investors can boast of a portfolio which is more than half full of unicorns. Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate ....

2 December, 2016

Ola's Bhavish Aggarwal again takes a potshot at Uber

Binu Paul

Winning in a competitive market is as much about making tactical pronouncements at opportune moments as it is about making the ....

23 November, 2016

Exclusive: SoftBank pumps in another $5 mn in Housing even as merger talks continue

Manu P Toms

Japanese telecom and internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp, a leading investor in several Indian tech startups, has put in ....

22 November, 2016

SoftBank's Masayoshi Son to visit India; big announcement on Ola expected

Manu P Toms

SoftBank Group Corp chairman and managing director Masayoshi Son is coming to India early December when the Japanese telecom ....

21 November, 2016
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SoftBank may invest up to $300 mn in Ola

Dearton Thomas Hector

Japanese Internet and telecom firm SoftBank Group Corp may invest $250-300 million (Rs 1,700-2,000 crore) in ride-hailing service ....

24 October, 2016

SoftBank will continue to back Ola, Snapdeal, says top exec Alok Sama

Dearton Thomas Hector

Japanese telecom and internet major SoftBank Corp will strongly back its investee firms Ola and Snapdeal as they take on global ....

20 October, 2016

Did Snapdeal, Ola, Grofers and Oyo just get a blank cheque from SoftBank?

Dearton Thomas Hector

The $100 billion-tech fund that SoftBank has just launched with Saudi Arabia's sovereign fund Public Investment Fund (PIF) is ....

14 October, 2016

Nikesh Arora resigns from SoftBank

Manu P Toms

SoftBank Group Corp said on Tuesday president and chief operating officer Nikesh Arora has decided to resign from the company, ....

21 June, 2016
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Housing.com missing in action as SoftBank lauds India portfolio

Arti Singh

Japanese telecom and internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp has praised the performance of some of its portfolio companies ....

11 May, 2016

Unnamed stakeholders allege "wrongdoing" on part of SoftBank COO Nikesh Arora; Co defends him

Manu P Toms

A group of unnamed stakeholders in the Japanese multinational SoftBank Group Corp has made serious allegations against its president ....

21 April, 2016

SoftBank keen to accelerate investments in India: Masayoshi Son

PTI

Softbank has already invested $2 billion in Indian firms, and it would scale up the investment to $10 billion, CEO Masayoshi ....

16 January, 2016

Five key things SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son said in India

Sainul K

Japanese telecom and internet giant SoftBank has just announced two big investments which has made it arguably the biggest investor ....

29 October, 2014

SoftBank investing $627M in Snapdeal

Team TC

Japanese telecom and internet firm SoftBank Corp. has sealed a $627 million (Rs 3,846 crore) funding deal with Indian e-commerce ....

28 October, 2014