Investments

Platform News: Japan's SoftBank

SoftBank dragged into red by falling Vision Fund valuations

SoftBank Group Corp reported a 397 billion yen (approximately $3.5 billion) net loss for the July-September quarter, dragged down by a $10 billion investment loss at its Vision Fun...

Platform News: Wall Street in New York

Tech fuelled ‘everything’s awesome’ rally looking unstoppable

Today’s $72 trillion question for investors: To buy or not to buy into the international equities rally? Notwithstanding inflated share prices, politics and the pandemic, the...

Boris Johnson, Donald J Trump

China warns UK that banning Huawei will cost it dearly

China has warned UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson that his decision to ban Huawei from the 5G network would cost Britain dearly in investment, casting the move as the result of poli...

Jeff Bezos

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos invests in UK digital freight forwarder Beacon

Amazon.com Inc founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has picked British start-up Beacon, a digital freight forwarder, for his latest investment.

Infinion

Chipmaker Infineon raises 1.06 billion euros with capital increase

The German chipmaker Infineon Technologies has raised about 1.06 billion euros (approximately $1.16 billion) by issuing new shares to partially finance its $10 billion acquisition ...

Waymo

Data: Investors pour billions into automated delivery start-ups

Since September 2019, investors have pumped at least $6 billion into more than two dozen start-ups that are automating delivery of goods and food, from heavy trucks to sidewalk rob...