Uber coming of age with SoftBank tie-up

/ | Nov 14, 2017

Uber coming of age with SoftBank tie-up

Uber's tie-up with SoftBank suggests the ride-hailing giant is set to come of age in the business world, but it still faces a long road ahead. The deal is giving the world's most valuable startup an additional $1 billion in capital and could allow SoftBank ...

SoftBank is preparing to tap global bond investors again

/ Sep 8, 2017

SoftBank is preparing to tap global bond investors again

SoftBank Group Corp. is getting ready to return to the overseas debt market for the second time in two months, after issuing $4.5 billion in subordinated notes in July. The Tokyo-based company headed by billionaire founder Masayoshi Son is accelerating deal-making around the world, and ...

SoftBank's group net profit fell 97.8% in April-June

/ Aug 8, 2017

SoftBank's group net profit fell 97.8% in April-June

SoftBank Group Corp.'s group net profit in the April-June period fell 97.8 percent from a year earlier to ¥5.52 billion, following a one-time gain last year from the sale of shares in an affiliate. The telecommunications and internet services giant said its group operating profit ...