JAPAN'S SoftBank is in talks to buy a stake in Swiss Re that is unlikely to exceed 10 per cent, the reinsurer said on Wednesday, adding that discussions were at an early stage...

[ZURICH] Billionaire Masayoshi Son's SoftBank Group is likely to take a stake of 10 per cent or less in Swiss Re as it seeks to gain a foothold in the cash-rich reinsurance industry...

[MUMBAI] SoftBank Group is investing US$400 million in India's Paytm E-Commerce Pvt Ltd in a funding round that will value the online retailer at roughly US$1.9 billion, a regulatory filing...

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WHAT could be a more perfect match than a cash-rich company with waning returns and a consummate dealmaker with an insatiable desire for investments?

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WHEN your largest shareholder also backs your rivals, and at the same time advises you to surrender some markets to them, you've got to wonder about motives...

SOFTBANK Group Corp is working with Nomura Holdings Inc as it makes early preparations for an initial public offering of its domestic telecom business that could raise more than US$19 billion, said...

[TOKYO] SoftBank Group Corp is working with Nomura Holdings Inc as it makes early preparations for an initial public offering of its domestic telecom business that could raise more than US$19 billion...

BILLIONAIRE Masayoshi Son's plan to list his cash cow Japanese telecom business is raising concern among observers that the company might stop guaranteeing the debt of its parent SoftBank Group...

[TOKYO] Billionaire Masayoshi Son's plan to list his cash-cow Japanese telecom business is raising concern among observers that the company might stop guaranteeing the debt of its parent...

[SHANGHAI] Chinese ride hailing giant Didi Chuxing will set up a venture with SoftBank Group Corp to provide ride-hailing and other services for the Japanese taxi industry, the companies said in a...