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Raisin's cofounders.

PRESENTING: The 15 European fintechs VCs think will blow up in 2019

The European fintech market is a hotbed of new, vibrant companies working across a variety of sectors.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, whose company reported a dramatic slowdown in sales growth in the fourth quarter.

Uber is talking to Softbank and Toyota about a $1 billion investment in its self-driving car business

The cash infusion from Softbank would value Uber's self driving car group at $5 billion to $10 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The Wing in Soho, Manhattan.

Women’s club The Wing has condemned the government of Saudi Arabia, whose money helped fund its expansion

The Wing, a network of private clubs aimed at women, criticized the government of Saudi Arabia in a statement to INSIDER.
Flexport.

Freight startup Flexport just nabbed $1 billion through a SoftBank-led funding round, and it’s now worth $3.2 billion

Founded in 2013, Flexport is already the 11th-largest freight fowarder in the world by ocean volume on the world's largest shipping lane.

SoftBank’s high leverage is another warning sign on the growing corporate debt crisis

Softbank, the investment fund behind Uber and WeWork is under pressure from analysts with a negative sentiment on the company's net debt and leverage.
Adam Neumann, CEO of The We Company.

It took a day for WeWork’s CEO to recover from the shock of a $16 billion SoftBank investment falling apart

After hearing a $16 billion investment had fallen apart, WeWork CEO Adam Neumann was reportedly able to salvage part of it by returning to negotiations.

WeWork is changing its name to ‘The We Company’ as SoftBank invests $2 billion

WeWork's rebrand is part of the company's goals to push beyond providing desk space and to expand into creating residential and educational units.
WeWork CEO Adam Neumann is reportedly considering a $2 billion infusion from SoftBank.

SoftBank has slashed a planned $16 billion mega-investment in WeWork after facing objections and will now invest $2 billion

The Japanese tech investor will put just $2 billion into WeWork, down from plans to invest $16 billion, according to the Financial Times.

Nvidia’s ‘near-term setup is under pressure’ as SoftBank is reportedly looking to unload its stake

Nvidia's near-term trading dynamics are under pressure as Softbank is reportedly exploring a sale of its Nvidia stake for early next year, RBC says.

Nvidia tanks as SoftBank reportedly plans to sell its stake in the chipmaker next year

Nvidia plunged as much as 3.06% on Tuesday after a report said that Japanese investor SoftBank is planning to dump its stake in the chipmaker.