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SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T)

9984.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Softbank has amassed a $4 bln stake in Nvidia Corp- Bloomberg
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:49am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - :Softbank Group Corp has amassed a $4 billion stake in Nvidia Corp making it the fourth-largest shareholder in the chipmaker - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

Guardant Health says secured $360 million in new funding with Softbank unit as lead investor
Thursday, 11 May 2017 08:00am EDT 

May 11 (Reuters) - Guardant Health:Guardant health - secured $360 million in new funding that "will help it reach its goal of sequencing 1 million cancer patients faster".Guardant health - a softbank unit is lead investor, with participation from certain funds & accounts managed by t. Rowe price, associates, temasek, & others.  Full Article

Sprint Q4 loss per share $0.07
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 07:30am EDT 

May 3 (Reuters) - Sprint Corp ::Q4 loss per share $0.07.Q4 revenue $8.5 billion versus I/B/E/S view $7.93 billion.Q4 earnings per share view $-0.04 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sprint Corp - expects 2017 adjusted ebitda of $10.7 billion to $11.2 billion.Sprint Corp - expects 2017 operating income of $2 billion to $2.5 billion.Sprint Corp - expects 2017 cash capital expenditures, excluding devices leased through indirect channels, of $3.5 billion to $4 billion.Sprint Corp qtrly sprint platform postpaid arpu $47.34 versus $51.68.Sprint corpqtrly sprint platform prepaid arpu $30.08 versus $27.72.Sprint - q4 total retail postpaid churn of 1.75 percent versus 1.72 percent.Sprint - q4 sprint platform postpaid net losses of 118,000 versus 56,000 net additions.Sprint - q4 total retail prepaid churn of 4.99 percent versus 5.65 percent.Sprint - q4 sprint platform prepaid net additions of 180,000 versus 264,000 net losses.Sprint - total sprint platform end of period connections at q4-end 59.7 million versus 59.5 million at q3-end.Sprint-Saw significant improvements in prepaid business in quarter, adding 180,000 customers and returning to customer growth for first time in two years.Sprint - delivered $2.1 billion of year-over-year reductions in cost of service and selling, general and administrative expenses in fiscal year 2016.  Full Article

Softbank to sell Electric Imp's IoT development kits to accelerate IoT product development in Japan
Thursday, 30 Mar 2017 08:30am EDT 

Softbank Group Corp <9984.T> :Softbank to sell Electric Imp's IoT development kits to accelerate IoT product development in Japan.  Full Article

Didi to weigh $6 bln funding backed by Softbank - Bloomberg, citing sources
Monday, 27 Mar 2017 09:21pm EDT 

:Didi to weigh $6 billion funding backed by Softbank - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

Yahoo Japan to invest in Softbank's autonomous-bus project-Nikkei
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 04:38pm EDT 

Nikkei:Yahoo japan is investing 500 million yen in SB drive and participating in Softbank Group unit's autonomous-bus project-Nikkei.  Full Article

ITmedia buys back 411,400 shares for 300 mln yen
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017 02:04am EDT 

ITmedia Inc <2148.T>:Says it completed share repurchase plan disclosed on Jan. 31, with a result of 411,400 shares repurchased for almost 300 million yen.  Full Article

SoftBank Group to issue 2 series corporate bonds worth totaling 450 bln yen
Wednesday, 1 Mar 2017 10:33pm EST 

SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T> : Says it plans to issue the 51th series 7-yr unsecured corporate bonds worth 400 billion yen, with coupon rate of 2.03 percent and maturity date on March 15, 2024 .Says it plans to issue the 52th series 7-yr unsecured corporate bonds worth 50 billion yen, with coupon rate of 2.03 percent and maturity date on March 8, 2024.  Full Article

Intelsat and Oneweb announce conditional combination agreement
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017 05:47am EST 

Intelsat SA : Intelsat SA - Intelsat and Oneweb announce conditional combination agreement . Intelsat SA - debt exchange offers, announced , together with proceeds of Softbank investment are intended to reduce Intelsat's debt by about $3.6 billion . Intelsat SA - Softbank Group Corp. to capitalize Intelsat with $1.7 billion investment in new equity to effect Intelsat debt reduction . Intelsat Sa - Intelsat's ceo, Stephen Spengler, will be CEO of combined company . Intelsat SA - Intelsat and Oneweb will merge in a share-for-share transaction . Intelsat SA - Softbank will acquire a number of common shares of combined company, resulting in an approximate 39.9% voting stake . Intelsat SA - any common shares purchased by Softbank will be for $5.00 per share in cash. . Intelsat SA - in business combination, Oneweb shareholders will receive intelsat common shares in exchange for their Oneweb shares . Intelsat SA - Intelsat shareholders will retain Intelsat common shares they currently hold . Intelsat SA - Softbank will acquire an additional number of non-voting preferred shares of combined co for cash consideration of about $1.7 billion . Intelsat SA - combined company will remain domiciled in Luxembourg, and continue to be listed on New York Stock Exchange . Intelsat SA - combination agreement has been approved by boards of directors of Intelsat and Oneweb.  Full Article

Softbank Group pushing for OneWeb, Intelsat merger- Sky News
Monday, 27 Feb 2017 02:55pm EST 

: Japan's Softbank Group stitching together deal that would see OneWeb merge with Intelsat SA - Sky News .Discussions involving combination of OneWeb and Intelsat are at an advanced stage- Sky News.  Full Article

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