SoftBank is going up against competition from Line Corp. and Rakuten Inc. in the race to tap individuals through financial services.
The dispute - a rare instance of public bickering in corporate Japan - flared this month after Askul accused Yahoo Japan of violating the spirit of th
Building up Uber Eats could be the company’s best chance, for now, to capture revenue in the world’s third-largest economy.
The Japanese firm is lining up a 2 billion yen ($18 million) cash injection in August.
The value of SoftBank’s investment portfolio could grow 33-fold to 200 trillion yen ($1.8 trillion) in 20 years, he said.
SoftBank Group Corp is raising money for its second $100 billion technology investment fund.
Deepcore Inc. is preparing to form a new AI investment fund in two to three years as it expands its core startup incubation business.
Fortress Investment and Odyssey Capital Group are spending billions to tap into the appeal of traditional inns amid a tourism boom.
SoftBank hired Nomura to advise on the transaction, which will make the mobile operator the largest shareholder in Yahoo Japan.
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The sale will be Japan’s biggest-ever local corporate bond issuance.
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