Softbank’s $100b mega tech fund’s final close late this year, to deploy funds by 2023
Softbank Corp CEO Masayoshi Son speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 12, 2014. SoftBank Corp, which runs Japan's third-largest mobile carrier by subscriber numbers, reported a dip in third-quarter net profit after a string of acquisitions incurred steep integration costs. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
SoftBank Group will start investing from its giant $100-billion SoftBank Vision Fund starting next year with an aim to deploy capital within five years.