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SoftBank has taken serious heat for its WeWork and Uber losses — but one Wall Street analyst says the company will recover from here

The Japanese telecommunications company reported a $6.5 billion operating loss for the recent quarter.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son

SoftBank’s latest valuation of WeWork is lower than previously thought — at under $5 billion

The managers of SoftBank's $100 billion Vision Fund slashed their pre-bailout valuation of WeWork by 83% in the space of three months.
Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank.

Meet Masayoshi Son, the Japanese billionaire with a $14 billion personal fortune whose SoftBank mega-fund lost more than $4.7 billion investing in WeW...

Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank, which invests millions in some of Silicon Valley's biggest tech companies.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son

‘I shut my eyes,’ SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says after losing more than $4.7 billion on WeWork

SoftBank on Wednesday said it slashed WeWork's valuation to just $7.8 billion, a fraction of its $47 billion valuation in January.

WSJ: SoftBank, WeWork’s largest investor, takes control of the embattled office company, with cofounder Adam Neumann stepping down

SoftBank will give Adam Neumann $1.7 billion, The Wall Street Journal said. He'll get a $185 million consulting fee and will step down from the board.
Adam Neumann, CEO of WeWork.

WeWork is reportedly leaning toward delaying its IPO

WeWork is expected to delay its planned public offering until at least October. Previously, it was expected to complete it by the end of this month.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son

The biggest backers of SoftBank’s $100 billion Vision Fund are reportedly reconsidering their investments in the second one after Uber and WeWor...

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund and Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Investment poured $60 billion combined into SoftBank's first Vision Fund.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son

SoftBank reportedly plans to boost its stake in WeWork by $750 million in the coworking giant’s IPO

Assuming it doesn't sell any shares at the same time, SoftBank's move would bring its total investment to more than $11 billion.

SoftBank smashed profit forecasts ahead of its $100 billion fund launch

The billionaire CEO of the Japanese tech giant, Masayoshi Son, plans to deploy a massive wave of capital raised from high-profile investors.
SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son smiles during an earnings briefing in Tokyo, Japan, July 28, 2016.

Apple and Microsoft are both investing in SoftBank’s newest $108 billion mega-fund for startups

SoftBank's first Vision Fund invested in some of Silicon Valley's hottest companies like Uber, Slack, and WeWork.