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10 Aug 2019
Mubadala Head of Ventures Ibrahim Ajami, Bessemer Venture Partners Partner Talia Goldberg, SoftBank Investment Advisers Senior Managing Partner Deep Nishar speak with Bloomberg Beta Partner James Cham at Bloomberg's Venture Future in San Francisco on August 1, 2019.
28 Jul 2019
SoftBank has apparently dropped Saudi Arabia as an investor for its new fund after the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It has vowed to accelerate the "AI revolution" through investment in leading companies.
11 Aug 2017
SoftBank is said to be investing about $2.5B in India's Flipkart. The deal would boost Flipkart's cash holdings to more than $4B and help it compete with Amazon.

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