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SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T)

9984.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

5,220JPY
5 Jun 2020
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Softbank In Talks To Sell T-Mobile Shares To Deutsche Telekom - WSJ
Monday, 18 May 2020 

May 18 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK IN TALKS TO SELL T-MOBILE SHARES TO DEUTSCHE TELEKOM - WSJ.THE TRANSACTION, IF COMPLETED, WOULD BOOST DEUTSCHE TELEKOM’S NEARLY-44% STAKE IN T-MOBILE ABOVE 50% - WSJ.  Full Article

SoftBank Group - Jack Ma To Leave Board Of Directors Effective June 25
Monday, 18 May 2020 

May 18 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group <9984.T>::JACK MA TO LEAVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS EFFECTIVE JUNE 25.  Full Article

Softbank Group Corp - To Propose Re-Election Of 10 Out Of 11 Current Board Directors At AGM On June 25
Monday, 18 May 2020 

May 18 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>::TO PROPOSE RE-ELECTION OF 10 OUT OF 11 CURRENT BOARD DIRECTORS AT AGM ON JUNE 25.TO PROPOSE ELECTION OF CFO YOSHIMITSU GOTO, WALDEN INTERNATIONAL CHAIRMAN LIP-BU TAN, WASEDA BUSINESS SCHOOL PROFESSOR YUKO KAWAMOTO TO BOARD.YUN MA TO RESIGN FROM BOARD ON JUNE 25.  Full Article

SoftBank Group Corp - To Buy Back Up To 6.7% Of Own Shares Worth 500 Billion Yen From May 18 To March 31, 2021
Monday, 18 May 2020 

May 18 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK GROUP CORP - TO BUY BACK UP TO 6.7% OF OWN SHARES WORTH 500 BILLION YEN FROM MAY 18 TO MARCH 31, 2021.  Full Article

Softbank Group Corp 9984.T - Bought Back 53,928,800 Shares Worth Y234.6 Billion Between April 1-30
Friday, 15 May 2020 

SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK GROUP CORP 9984.T - BOUGHT BACK 53,928,800 SHARES WORTH Y234.6 BILLION BETWEEN APRIL 1-30.  Full Article

Berkshire Grey Raises $263 Million Series B Financing
Tuesday, 21 Jan 2020 

Jan 21 (Reuters) - Berkshire Grey::BERKSHIRE GREY RAISES $263 MILLION SERIES B FINANCING.BERKSHIRE GREY - RAISED $263 MILLION IN SERIES B FINANCING WITH SOFTBANK, KHOSLA VENTURES, NEW ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATES, AND CANAAN PARTICIPATING.BERKSHIRE GREY - RAISED $263 MILLION IN SERIES B FINANCING WITH SOFTBANK, KHOSLA VENTURES, NEW ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATES, CANAAN PARTICIPATING.  Full Article

Adam Neumann's WeWork Exit Package Could Get Sweeter - FT
Tuesday, 24 Dec 2019 

Dec 23 (Reuters) - :ADAM NEUMANN'S WEWORK EXIT PACKAGE COULD GET SWEETER - FT.  Full Article

Yahoo Japan Has Exited A JV For Japanese Residential Property Rentals With India's Oyo Hotels And Homes - Nikkei
Wednesday, 18 Dec 2019 

Dec 17 (Reuters) - Nikkei::YAHOO JAPAN HAS EXITED A JV FOR JAPANESE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY RENTALS WITH INDIA'S OYO HOTELS AND HOMES - NIKKEI.YAHOO JAPAN HAS NOT DISCLOSED ITS REASON FOR LEAVING JV FOR JAPANESE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY RENTALS WITH INDIA'S OYO HOTELS AND HOMES - NIKKEI.HIRO KATSUSE, WHO LED OYO TECHNOLOGY AND HOSPITALITY, YAHOO JAPAN'S JV WITH OYO HOTELS AND HOMES, HAS STEPPED DOWN AS CEO - NIKKEI.  Full Article

SoftBank Planning To Take Writedown Of At Least $5 Bln To Reflect Plunge In Value Of Some Of Its Holdings - Bloomberg
Friday, 25 Oct 2019 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK PLANNING TO TAKE WRITEDOWN OF AT LEAST $5 BILLION TO REFLECT PLUNGE IN VALUE OF SOME OF ITS HOLDINGS, INCLUDING WEWORK, UBER - BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Embassy Group Chairman Says WeWork India In Talks To Raise $200 mln In Fresh Funds
Thursday, 10 Oct 2019 

Oct 10 (Reuters) - Embassy Group Chairman::WEWORK INDIA OPERATOR IN TALKS WITH NEW INVESTORS TO RAISE $200 MILLION IN FRESH FUNDS FOR WEWORK INDIA, SAYS EMBASSY GROUP CHAIRMAN.EARLIER TALKS TO RAISE $100 MILLION FROM LENDER ICICI BANK FELL THROUGH DUE TO NEGATIVE SENTIMENT FROM WEWORK IPO: EMBASSY.WEWORK INDIA OPERATOR’S PLANS TO SELL MAJORITY STAKE IN INDIA BIZ TO THE WE COMPANY INDEFINITELY DELAYED, SAYS EMBASSY GROUP CHAIRMAN.  Full Article

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SoftBank launches $100 million fund investing in 'people of colour'

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp is launching a $100 million fund to invest in "companies led by founders and entrepreneurs of colour", in the latest corporate action as protests roil the United States.