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Anirban Sen

SoftBank turns against WeWork's parent CEO Neumann: sources

Sep 22 2019

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , the biggest investor in WeWork owner The We Company, is exploring ways to replace Adam Neumann as chief executive of the U.S. office-sharing start-up, four people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Exclusive: Palantir to seek at least $26 billion valuation in fundraising - sources

Sep 20 2019

Palantir Technologies Inc is targeting a valuation of at least $26 billion in a private fundraising round, the first for the Peter Thiel-backed data analytics start-up in four years, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Airbnb plans stock market splash in 2020

Sep 19 2019

In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb did not give any details on how it plans to list its shares, although it is widely expected to take a direct-listing route.

WeWork delays IPO after frosty investor response

Sep 17 2019

WeWork owner The We Company has postponed its initial public offering (IPO), walking away from preparations to launch it this month after a lackluster response from investors to its plans. | Video

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation cut in IPO

Sep 15 2019

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. | Video

WeWork presses on with IPO, pushing SoftBank into a corner

Sep 11 2019

Office-sharing startup WeWork is pressing ahead with plans to go public despite lukewarm interest in its shares, three sources said, leaving its largest investor, SoftBank Group , with a stark choice: take a haircut or pony up even more cash. | Video

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