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SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T)

9984.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

9,184JPY
19 Jan 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

SoftBank Shares Up 2.5 Percent After Report Group Plans To List Mobile Phone Subsidiary
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK SHARES UP 2.5 PERCENT AFTER REPORT GROUP PLANS TO LIST MOBILE PHONE SUBSIDIARY.  Full Article

ARM Says 5 Pct Of Over 120 Bln Chips Shipped By ARM Partners Since 1991 Impacted By Spectre
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Softbank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK-OWNED ARM SAYS AMOUNT OF ARM CHIPS IMPACTED BY SPECTRE IS AROUND 5 PERCENT OF OVER 120 BILLION CHIPS ARM PARTNERS HAVE SHIPPED SINCE 1991.SOFTBANK-OWNED ARM SAYS "ARM WILL ADDRESS SPECTRE IN FUTURE PROCESSORS".SOFTBANK-OWNED ARM SAYS NUMBER OF CHIPS IMPACTED BY MELTDOWN EXPLOIT IS "SIGNIFICANTLY LESS" THAN THOSE IMPACTED BY SPECTRE.ARM SAYS WITH RESPECT TO MELTDOWN, WE ARE NOT QUANTIFYING THE NUMBER OF CHIPS IMPACTED BY EXPLOIT.  Full Article

Apple Says All Mac Systems And iOS Devices Are Affected By Vulnerabilities In ARM-Based, Intel CPUs
Friday, 5 Jan 2018 

Jan 4 (Reuters) - Apple Inc ::- INFORMS ABOUT SPECULATIVE EXECUTION VULNERABILITIES IN ARM-BASED AND INTEL CPUS.- ALL MAC SYSTEMS AND IOS DEVICES ARE AFFECTED, BUT THERE ARE NO KNOWN EXPLOITS IMPACTING CUSTOMERS AT THIS TIME.-APPLE WATCH IS NOT AFFECTED BY MELTDOWN‍​.- SECURITY RESEARCHERS HAVE RECENTLY UNCOVERED SECURITY ISSUES KNOWN BY TWO NAMES, MELTDOWN AND SPECTRE.IN THE COMING DAYS IT PLANS TO RELEASE MITIGATIONS IN SAFARI TO HELP DEFEND AGAINST SPECTRE‍​.- CO HAS ALREADY RELEASED MITIGATIONS IN IOS 11.2, MACOS 10.13.2, AND TVOS 11.2 TO HELP DEFEND AGAINST MELTDOWN.  Full Article

Sprint Names Telecom And Cable Industry Executive Michel Combes As President & CFO
Thursday, 4 Jan 2018 

Jan 4 (Reuters) - Sprint Corp ::SPRINT NAMES ACCOMPLISHED TELECOM AND CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVE MICHEL COMBES AS PRESIDENT & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.SPRINT NAMES ACCOMPLISHED TELECOM AND CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVE MICHEL COMBES AS PRESIDENT & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.SPRINT CORP - COMBES WILL ALSO BE APPOINTED TO SPRINT'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS AT A LATER DATE.SPRINT CORP - COMBES WILL ASSUME ROLE ON JANUARY 6.SPRINT CORP - CURRENT CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER TAREK ROBBIATI WILL REMAIN WITH COMPANY THROUGH JANUARY​.SPRINT CORP - SPRINT CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER TAREK ROBBIATI WILL LEAVE COMPANY ON JANUARY 31.  Full Article

Aerovironment Announces Joint Venture And Solar High-Altitude Unmanned Aircraft System Development Program
Wednesday, 3 Jan 2018 

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Aerovironment Inc ::AEROVIRONMENT ANNOUNCES JOINT VENTURE AND SOLAR HIGH-ALTITUDE LONG-ENDURANCE UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.AEROVIRONMENT INC - ‍FORMATION OF JV TO DEVELOP SOLAR-POWERED HIGH-ALTITUDE LONG-ENDURANCE, OR HALE, UAS FOR COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS​.AEROVIRONMENT SAYS JV WILL FUND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM UP TO NET MAXIMUM VALUE OF $65 MILLION.AEROVIRONMENT INC - CO COMMITTED TO CONTRIBUTE $5 MILLION IN CAPITAL FOR ITS 5 PERCENT OWNERSHIP OF JOINT VENTURE.AEROVIRONMENT SAYS HAS OPTION TO INCREASE OWNERSHIP STAKE IN JV UP TO 19 PERCENT.AEROVIRONMENT- SOFTBANK, CO AGREED TO LICENSE CERTAIN BACKGROUND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTIES TO HAPSMOBILE.AEROVIRONMENT-UNDER DEAL WITH SOFTBANK, CO WILL GET EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY FOR CERTAIN NON-COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS, EXCEPT IN JAPAN.AEROVIRONMENT - ALSO POSSESSES EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO DESIGN, MANUFACTURE ALL AIRCRAFT IN FUTURE FOR HAPSMOBILE, SUBJECT TO TERMS OF JV AGREEMENT.  Full Article

Softbank Group Reports Open Market Purchase Of Sprint Corp's Shares
Friday, 29 Dec 2017 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - Softbank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK GROUP CORP REPORTS OPEN MARKET PURCHASE OF 2,141,300 SHARES OF SPRINT CORP'S COMMON STOCK ON DEC 26 AT $5.81PER SHARE - SEC FILING ‍​.SOFTBANK GROUP CORP REPORTS OPEN MARKET PURCHASE OF 2,141,300 SHARES OF SPRINT CORP'S COMMON STOCK ON DEC 27 AT $5.88PER SHARE - SEC FILING ‍​.  Full Article

Softbank Is Set To Appoint Rajeev Misra To Uber'S Board - WSJ
Friday, 29 Dec 2017 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK IS SET TO APPOINT TO UBER’S BOARD RAJEEV MISRA- WSJ, CITING SOURCES‍​.  Full Article

Softbank Succeeds In Bid To Buy Large Uber Stake At Steep Discount- WSJ
Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK GROUP CORP. HAS SUCCEEDED IN ITS BID TO BUY A LARGE STAKE IN UBER TECHNOLOGIES INC. AT A STEEP DISCOUNT- WSJ, CITING SOURCES‍​.UBER SHAREHOLDERS TENDERED ABOUT 20% OF COMPANY TO SOFTBANK- WSJ, CITING SOURCES‍​.​SOFTBANK WILL LIKELY LIMIT THE STAKE IT ACQUIRES IN UBER TO 15% IN THE TENDER OFFER, WHICH VALUES UBER AT $48 BILLION- WSJ, CITING SOURCES‍​.OTHER MEMBERS OF SOFTBANK’S BIDDING GROUP ARE LIKELY TO BUY PART OF THE REMAINING SHARES OF UBER ON OFFER- WSJ, CITING SOURCES‍​.  Full Article

Softbank Group Completes Acquisition Of Fortress Investment Group
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - Softbank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK GROUP COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF FORTRESS INVESTMENT GROUP.  Full Article

SoftBank Is Preparing To Invest Around $300 Million Into The Food Delivery Startup Doordash- Recode, Citing Sources
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Softbank Group Corp <9984.T>::SOFTBANK IS PREPARING TO INVEST AROUND $300 MILLION INTO THE FOOD DELIVERY STARTUP DOORDASH- RECODE, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

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SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from govt.-backed upstarts

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp's expected spin-off of its Japanese telecoms business will lure investors seeking exposure to a solid tech name, but the prospect of tougher competition in a mature industry may turn off those chasing higher returns.