Japanese firms will continue to acquire overseas assets more aggressively to increase their market share in the global economy, a JPMorgan report says.
SoftBank Corp invests $100 million into Boston-based cybersecurity firm that specializes in end-point detection and response.
North America and Asia Pacific are expected to lead 5G mobile internet adoption, according to a report from Ericsson.
The pound dropped on Friday as elections in the U.K. ended in a hung parliament, with Asian indexes closing mostly higher.
Grab facilitates as many as 2.5 million rides each day, making it the largest ride-hailing platform in Southeast Asia with over 930,000 drivers in 55 cities and seven countries.
Markets in Asia were mostly flat in Monday trade after the latest missile test by North Korea this morning.
CNBC's Mike Santoli talks about Softbank's new $4B stake in Nvidia, one of the best performing stocks over the past year.
SoftBank Group bought a $4 billion stake in Nvidia, according to a report from Bloomberg News.
The Vision Fund is looking to have $100 billion committed by November. SoftBank is kicking in $28 billion.
Sprint and SoftBank have started preliminary conversations to merge with T-Mobile US, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
U.K.-based virtual reality start-up, Improbable, has raised $502 million to invest in massive-scale simulation technology.
Guardant Health raised $360 million from SoftBank to bring cancer detection from the lab to the clinic.
T-Mobile US will very likely be part of merger talks in the U.S. and its strong position there should give it time to find the best fit, its parent Deutsche Telekom said.
Most Asian indexes closed higher on Thursday, following a mixed close stateside.
The Japanese conglomerate SoftBank said a $100 billion investment fund to acquire a telecom company is close to launch, Financial Times reports.
Companies like Apple and Qualcomm previously said they would invest.
Taizo Son, brother of SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, tells CNBC what's causing Japan's innovation culture to stumble.
SoftBank is set to announce it is investing $1.4 billion in India's Paytm.
Didi Chuxing is now valued at $50 billion, sources close to the matter told CNBC.
Online lender SoFi raised $105 million from investors who want a piece of the company's high-yielding student loans and mortgages.