Key Developments: Softbank Corp (9984.T)

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Yahoo Japan to acquire shares in eAccess from SoftBank
Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 04:00am EDT 

Yahoo Japan Corp and SoftBank Corp:Says Yahoo Japan will acquire all the 342,777 A shares in eAccess Ltd as well as 549 B shares (33.29 pct of voting power), for from 324.7 bln yen from SoftBank Corp on June 2.Yahoo Japan will hold 33.29 pct of voting power in eAccess after the transaction.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp announces strategic reorganization of commerce & service business
Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 02:47am EST 

SoftBank Corp:Decides to implement a reorganization within the Group.Says SoftBank BB will split its C&S Business.Says newly-incorporated SoftBank Commerce & Service Corp. will assume the C&S Business (Split), and it will grant all of its SoftBank C&S shares to SoftBank.Says effective date of the reorganization will be Apr.1.Says it will transfer all shares of SoftBank C&S to a Japanese subsidiary of Brightstar Corp. (Brightstar), a U.S. subsidiary of SoftBank.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp's subsidiary completes acquisition of Brightstar Corp.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 09:00pm EST 

SoftBank Corp:Says completed the acquisition of Brightstar Corp. on Jan. 30 (Japan time), through a 57 pct-owned United States-based subsidiary.Says Brightstar is engaged in the wholesale of portable terminals.Says transaction price is approximately 1.3 billion yen in total.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp updates on acquisition of Brightstar Corp.
Friday, 27 Dec 2013 04:00am EST 

SoftBank Corp:Says changed the acquisition date of Brightstar Corp. to Jan. 2014 - Feb. 2014, from November - December.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp announces merger between subsidiaries
Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 01:00am EST 

SoftBank Corp:Says its subsidiaries eAccess Ltd. and WILLCOM Inc. entered into a basic agreement to merge effective as of Apr. 1, 2014 (tentative).Says the merger will be an absorption type merger with eAccess as the surviving company and WILLCOM as the merged company.Says the two subsidiaries are both engaged in telecommunication business.Says the surviving company after the merger will serve more than 10 million subscribers in mobile communication services.  Full Article

Softbank Corp to Issue Unsecured Corporate Bonds
Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 09:30pm EST 

Softbank Corp announced that it will issue JPY 50 billion 44th series unsecured corporate bonds with interest rate 1.689% and maturity on November 27, 2020, and with a face value of JPY 100 million and issue price of JPY 100 for per face value of JPY 100, November 29, 2013. Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. , Nomura Securities Co., Ltd., Daiwa Securities Co., Ltd., SMBC Nikko Securities Inc and Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co., Ltd. will act as underwriters in the offerings.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp Announces Mid-Year Dividend Payment for 2014
Friday, 15 Nov 2013 02:00am EST 

SoftBank Corp announced that it has decided to pay a mid-year dividend of JPY 20 per share, in line with the last forecast, to all shareholders of record as of September 30, 2013, for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2014. The payment will be conducted on December 16, 2013.  Full Article

Gungho Online Entertainment Inc and SoftBank Corp Completes Acquisition of Stake in Supercell Oy
Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 08:00pm EDT 

Gungho Online Entertainment Inc and SoftBank Corp announced that they have completed to acquire a 51% stake in Supercell Oy through their special purpose company, for USD 1.53 billion, on October 31, 2013.  Full Article

Suning Commerce Group Co Ltd to Buy Stake in Online TV Firm from SoftBank Corp- Nikkei
Monday, 28 Oct 2013 08:00pm EDT 

Nikkei reported that Suning Commerce Group Co Ltd has reached an agreement with SoftBank Corp, to invest up to USD 250 million (JPY 24 billion) to acquire SoftBank group's entire 35% interest in PPTV to become a top shareholder. The purchase will lift Suning's stake to 44%. SoftBank has not disclosed the sale price.  Full Article

SoftBank Corp's Subsidiary to Acquire Brightstar Corp.
Friday, 18 Oct 2013 11:30am EDT 

SoftBank Corp announced that its 57%-owned United States-based subsidiary will acquire 37,756,306 shares of Brightstar Corp., which engages in the retail of portable terminals, for USD 1,105 million in total. As a result, the United States-based subsidiary will hold a 100% stake in Brightstar, up from 0%. The transaction will be conducted during the period from November 2013 to December 2013.  Full Article


Alibaba's growth accelerates, U.S. IPO filing expected next week

SAN FRANCISCO - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's revenue growth accelerated in the last quarter of 2013, a timely lift for the Chinese Internet company as it prepares to file a prospectus next week for its highly anticipated initial public offering.

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