How Softbank became tech’s phantom buyer

 This week, Softbank is reportedly in discussions to pour $1.4 billion into the India-based digital payments company Paytm. Last week, it was reported to be close to an investment in Improbable Worlds, a London-based virtual reality startup backed by Andreessen Horowitz. Last month, the reports centered on talks that Softbank is having with coworking giant WeWork about a new round of… Read More


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