By Pavel Alpeyev
WeWork Japan is a joint venture equally split between the New York-based shared-office provider and SoftBank.
This is part of a planned $5-billion Asia buyout fund, its biggest capital-raising exercise for the region.
It plans to complete the debt-funded acquisition within the year.
In Asia, global firms are closely watching Vietnam’s plan to sell majority stake in beer makers Sabeco and Habeco.
iCandy Interactive will be the first corporate globally to back the ICO of Nitro digital tokens
The Series A round also coincides with TigerGraph’s emergence from stealth mode, when it was known as GraphSQL.
Alphabet Inc.’s Google is taking on HTC employees including teams that’ve worked on its signature Pixel smartphone.
Officials at Japan’s Financial Services Agency said the trading of Valu’s tokens wouldn’t fall under securities regulations.
Agarwal said the purchase was a family investment and he doesn’t intend to make a takeover offer.
CBA is also considering IPO for its asset management business.