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Sam Nussey / Reuters:
SoftBank says it sees a loss of ~$6.6B in the year ending March on its WeWork investment held outside the Vision Fund, extending its expected net loss to $8.4B   —  TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) said it sees a loss of around 700 billion yen ($6.6 billion) …
Apr 30, 2020, 8:30 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Enterprise-focused data storage startup Cohesity raises $250M Series E, led by DFJ Growth and others, at a $2.5B valuation, bringing its total raised to $650M+   —  Enterprise-focused data storage startup Cohesity has raised $250 million in a series E round of funding led by DFJ Growth …
Apr 9, 2020, 9:25 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Interview with Masayoshi Son on WeWork and the role of the Vision Fund within SoftBank; he expects 15 companies in the Vision Fund portfolio to go bankrupt   —  Covering venture capital, software and startups  —  Between the WeWork debacle and the coronavirus, the markets …
Apr 6, 2020, 10:35 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank-backed car-rental startup Getaround, once valued at $1B+, is actively seeking a sale as it deals with the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak   —  The car-sharing company Getaround is actively seeking a sale as the coronavirus outbreak has sent demand plunging and left …
Mar 21, 2020, 1:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank is seeking to raise an additional $10B so its ~$100B first Vision Fund can support portfolio companies battered amid the coronavirus pandemic   —  SoftBank Group Corp. is seeking to raise an additional $10 billion so its first Vision Fund can support portfolio companies battered amid …
Mar 19, 2020, 1:10 PMIn context
Alex Sherman / CNBC:
Interview with Vision Fund chief Rajeev Misra, who admits the fund made many investment mistakes and denies he smeared other high-ranking SoftBank executives   —  - Rajeev Misra, who leads SoftBank's Vision Fund, has largely been quiet as criticism has mounted.
Mar 7, 2020, 9:45 PMIn context
Aaron Holmes / Business Insider:
Report: Rajeev Misra, head of the $100B Vision Fund, is accused of sabotaging other SoftBank execs for career advancement; Misra and SoftBank deny allegations   —  - Rajeev Misra, the head of SoftBank's $100 billion Vision Fund, is accused of overseeing a plan to lure SoftBank's then-president into a …
Feb 26, 2020, 8:35 PMIn context
Ed Hammond / Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 is investing $100M in ML-based compliance and employee-monitoring software company Behavox at a ~$500M valuation   —  - Behavox investment will value firm at about $500 million  — Transaction is among first for SoftBank's Vision Fund 2
Feb 24, 2020, 10:50 AMIn context
Saeed Azhar / Reuters:
Sources: SoftBank has invested $2.5B of its own cash into investments since October, as it seeks to re-establish credibility ahead of a planned Vision Fund 2   —  (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) has pumped $2.5 billion of its own cash into new investments since October …
Feb 18, 2020, 11:30 AMIn context
Sam Nussey / Reuters:
SoftBank's Vision Fund posts an operating loss of $2.05B in Q4 compared to a $1.6B profit a year earlier; Vision Fund invested $74.6B in 88 companies as of Q4   —  TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday its third-quarter operating profit fell 99%, well short of analyst estimates …
Feb 12, 2020, 2:00 AMIn context

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