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SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T)

9984.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

10,020JPY
17 Aug 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Yahoo Japan says outcome of TOB offered by SoftBank
Thursday, 9 Aug 2018 

Aug 9 (Reuters) - Yahoo Japan Corp <4689.T>:Says 613.9 million shares of the company were offered in a takeover bid by SoftBank Corp., at the price of 360 yen per share, from July 11 to Aug. 8 .Payment date on Aug. 15 .Says SoftBank Corp. will raise voting power in the company to 10.8 percent from 0 percent .  Full Article

Elon Musk Talked With SoftBank About Tesla Investment- Bloomberg
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - :ELON MUSK, MASAYOSHI SON HELD TALKS IN 2017 ABOUT SOFTBANK GROUP INVESTING IN TESLA, INCLUDING POTENTIALLY TAKING TESLA PRIVATE - BLOOMBERG.TALKS BETWEEN TESLA AND SOFTBANK FAILED TO PROGRESS DUE TO DISAGREEMENTS OVER OWNERSHIP; THERE ARE NO ACTIVE TALKS BETWEEN THE COMPANIES NOW - BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

SoftBank Discusses $90 Billion Value For Mobile Unit In An Planned IPO- Bloomberg
Monday, 6 Aug 2018 

Aug 6 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK DISCUSSES $90 BILLION VALUE FOR MOBILE UNIT IN AN PLANNED IPO- BLOOMBERG,CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Brandless Raises $240 Million In Series C Funding Led By Softbank Vision Fund
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - BRANDLESS ::BRANDLESS SAYS HAS RAISED $240 MILLION IN SERIES C FUNDING, LED BY SOFTBANK VISION FUND.BRANDLESS SAYS SOFTBANK INVESTMENT ADVISORS' JEFFREY HOUSENBOLD AND JUSTIN WILSON WILL JOIN CO'S BOARD.  Full Article

Softbank Vision Fund Is Seeking To Invest Almost $1 Billion In China's Sensetime Group Ltd- Bloomberg
Friday, 20 Jul 2018 

July 20 (Reuters) - :SOFTBANK VISION FUND IS SEEKING TO INVEST ALMOST $1 BILLION IN CHINA'S SENSETIME GROUP LTD- BLOOMBERG CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Light Raises $121 Million From Softbank Vision Fund And Leica Camera AG
Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 

July 18 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T>::LIGHT RAISES $121 MILLION FROM SOFTBANK VISION FUND AND LEICA CAMERA AG.  Full Article

Tiger Global Takes More Than $1 Billion Stake In SoftBank- FT
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018 

July 11 (Reuters) - :TIGER GLOBAL TAKES MORE THAN $1 BILLION STAKE IN SOFTBANK- FT.  Full Article

Altaba Announces Agreement To Sell Up To 613.9 Mln Shares Of Yahoo Japan Corporation To Softbank For JPY 360 Per Share In Cash
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 

July 9 (Reuters) - Altaba Inc ::PRESS RELEASE - ALTABA ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO SELL UP TO 613,888,888 SHARES OF YAHOO JAPAN CORPORATION TO SOFTBANK CORP. FOR JPY 360 PER SHARE IN CASH.ALTABA AND SOFTBANK TERMINATE JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENT RELATING TO YAHOO JAPAN.IN ORDER TO COMPLY WITH JAPANESE LEGAL REQUIREMENTS, TRANSACTION IS BEING STRUCTURED AS A TENDER OFFER BY SOFTBANK CORP.SOFTBANK CORP WILL TENDER FOR 613.9 MILLION YAHOO JAPAN SHARES, OR EQUIVALENT OF US$ 2 BILLION AT TENDER OFFER PRICE.IN CONNECTION WITH TERMINATION OF JV AGREEMENT, ARTHUR CHONG AND ALEXI WELLMAN RESIGNED FROM BOARD OF YAHOO JAPAN CORPORATION.  Full Article

Baidu Says Begun Volume Production Of Apolong, China's First L4 Fully Autonomous Bus
Wednesday, 4 Jul 2018 

July 3 (Reuters) - Baidu Inc ::BAIDU REACHES NEW MILESTONE IN AUTONOMOUS DRIVING WITH VOLUME PRODUCTION OF CHINA’S FIRST COMMERCIALLY DEPLOYED FULLY AUTONOMOUS BUS.BEGUN VOLUME PRODUCTION OF APOLONG, CHINA'S FIRST L4 FULLY AUTONOMOUS BUS.TEAMED UP WITH KING LONG AND SB DRIVE TO BRING APOLONG AUTONOMOUS MINI BUSES TO JAPAN IN EARLY 2019.  Full Article

Sprint Strengthens Leadership Team & Names Andrew Davies CFO
Friday, 29 Jun 2018 

Sprint Corp ::SPRINT STRENGTHENS LEADERSHIP TEAM & NAMES ANDREW DAVIES CFO.SPRINT CORP - DAVIES ASSUMES ROLE VACATED BY NEWLY APPOINTED CEO MICHEL COMBES.SPRINT CORP - DAVIES MOST RECENTLY SERVED AS GROUP CFO FOR AMSTERDAM-BASED VEON.SPRINT CORP - MERGER WITH T-MOBILE US EXPECTED TO CLOSE NO LATER THAN FIRST HALF OF 2019.SPRINT CORP - DAVIES WILL ASSUME ROLE ON JULY 2.  Full Article