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SoftBank investments: The businesses, industries and technologies backed by the Japanese conglomerate

Jan 09, 2019 - Marketline Newswire

Few companies have quite invested in the future like SoftBank, a Japanese telecommunications company turned global tech investor.

In 2017, the conglomerate announced the SoftBank Vision Fund, a $100bn pot for investment in growth stage startups, with a particular focus on emerging tech giants in areas such as the internet of things, artificial intelligence, telecommunications and biotechnology.Despite some bumps in the road, SoftBank now has links to some of the world’s most successf...