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Pavel Alpeyev / Bloomberg:
SoftBank announces Vision Fund 2, will commit $38B to it with the goal of raising $108B; Apple, Microsoft, and others are expected to contribute   —  SoftBank Group Corp.'s founder Masayoshi Son launched a second Vision Fund, seeking to extend his reign as the world's most influential technology investor.
Jul 25, 2019, 8:48 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: ahead of expected approval of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, SoftBank's board will greenlight a $40B investment into its forthcoming second tech fund   —  SoftBank has been raising cash for the sequel to its $100 billion Vision Fund  —  Fresh from expected government approval for the sale …
Jul 24, 2019, 3:15 PMIn context
Carolina Mandl / Reuters:
Brazilian lending platform Creditas raises $231M co-led by SoftBank and SoftBank's Vision Fund, valuing the company at $750M, as it expands in Latin America   —  SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank (9434.T) has led a $231 million new financing round for Brazilian lending platform Creditas …
Jul 10, 2019, 10:30 AMIn context
Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
Fungible, which lets data centers expand using Data Processing Units, raises $200M Series C led by SoftBank's Vision Fund, bringing its total raised to $300M   —  Fungible, a startup that wants to help data centers cope with the increasingly massive amounts of data produced by new technologies …
Jun 27, 2019, 11:30 AMIn context
Bob Herman / Axios:
Collective Health, a San Francisco-based maker of employer health benefits management software, raises $205M Series E led by SoftBank's Vision Fund   —  Collective Health is raising $205 million in a new funding round led by a new investor, SoftBank's Vision Fund.
Jun 17, 2019, 2:40 PMIn context
Polina Marinova / Fortune:
Jun 5, 2019, 12:55 PMIn context
Eustance Huang / CNBC:
Report: SoftBank is facing challenges in raising $100B for Vision Fund II after facing a lukewarm response from some of the world's largest investors   —  KEY POINTS  — In a bid to raise $100 billion for its next fund, Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has faced a lukewarm reception …
Jun 4, 2019, 2:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Travel activities booking platform GetYourGuide raises $484M Series E at a $1B+ valuation led by SoftBank Vision Fund, says it has now sold 25M tickets   —  As we swing into the summer tourist season, a company poised to capitalise on that has raised a huge round of funding.
May 16, 2019, 10:00 AMIn context
Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
Indian online grocery delivery service Grofers raises $200M+ led by SoftBank Vision Fund at a valuation of almost $1B   —  Masayoshi Son isn't losing his appetite for backing money-losing startups.  —  Son's SoftBank Vision Fund is leading an investment round of more than $200 million in Grofers …
May 15, 2019, 4:30 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: SoftBank is considering an IPO for its $100B Vision Fund and is negotiating with the sultanate of Oman for an investment of several billion in the fund   —  Vision Fund staff hustles to keep up with frantic pace of deal making by CEO Masayoshi Son  —  SoftBank Group Corp …
May 3, 2019, 9:20 AMIn context

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