SoftBank Vision Fund

Paytm parent One97 Communications widens FY19 losses as expenses shoot up

Shweta Sharma

Noida-based One97 Communications, the parent company of digital payments platform Paytm, widened its losses more than two-fold ....

2 December, 2019

Deal Talk: SoftBank gets tough with Paytm; Goqii seeks $100-150 mn; BigBasket to buy DailyNinja

Supriya Roy

After its misadventures with WeWork and Uber, SoftBank Group Corp seems to be taking precautions before putting more dollars to ....

14 November, 2019

TikTok suffers legal setback; SoftBank to invest up to $4 bn more in India

Binu Paul

The Supreme Court has refused to allow a plea by short-video app TikTok which sought to transfer a case against the company in ....

5 July, 2019

Now, Automation Anywhere unleashes a swarm of bots over Microsoft's Azure cloud

Anirban Ghoshal

US-headquartered Automation Anywhere has said that it is entering into a strategic partnership with tech giant Microsoft to advance ....

13 June, 2019

SoftBank books profit in FY19 thanks to investments in Flipkart, OYO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Japanese internet conglomerate SoftBank has reaped the fruit of its Indian investments in e-commerce firm Flipkart and budget ....

10 May, 2019

SoftBank pumps $68 mn into PolicyBazaar in first tranche of Series F round

Kavya Kothiyal

Insurance marketplace PolicyBazaar, owned by Gurugram based ETechAces Marketing & Consulting Pvt Ltd, has raised Rs 1,059.4 ....

7 May, 2019

Delhivery confirms fresh funding round from SoftBank, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based logistics company Delhivery Pvt. Ltd has confirmed that it raised $413 million (Rs 2,890 crore) in a funding round ....

25 March, 2019

Delhivery is India’s latest unicorn after closing $395-mn funding round

Binu Paul

Logistics-tech firm Delhivery Pvt. Ltd has become the newest member of India’s unicorn club after raising $395 million (around ....

6 March, 2019

Grofers narrows loss as net sales double in FY18

Kavya Kothiyal

Gurugram-based online grocery startup Grofers India Pvt. Ltd pared its losses but saw its net sales or operating revenue surge ....

22 February, 2019

SoftBank Vision Fund to invest in logistics firm Delhivery

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Masayoshi Son-owned technology conglomerate SoftBank has sought the approval from the Competition Commission of India for a proposed ....

16 January, 2019

SoftBank-backed PolicyBazaar slumps back into loss for FY18

Kavya Kothiyal

Online insurance selling platform PolicyBazaar sank into the red for the financial year through March 2018, as higher advertising ....

30 October, 2018

SoftBank may invest $200-250 mn in logistics firm Delhivery: Report

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Japanese internet conglomerate SoftBank is likely to put up to $250 million (Rs 1,842.36 crore) in e-commerce logistics firm Delhivery ....

4 October, 2018

PolicyBazaar raises $200 mn from SoftBank, others; joins unicorn club

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

ETechAces Marketing & Consulting Pvt. Ltd, the operator of online insurance selling platform and lending ....

25 June, 2018

US data storage startup Cohesity eyes India foray after backing from SoftBank fund


The $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund has made its second-ever investment in an enterprise software company, as the massive fund ....

11 June, 2018

How SoftBank has spun its web across India's internet companies

Anand J

SoftBank is the new IPO. For startups struggling to turn in profits, an initial public offering remains an unattractive proposition. ....

23 April, 2018

Apple confirms $1-bn investment in SoftBank Vision Fund

Disha Sharma

Apple Inc. is investing $1 billion in SoftBank Corp's $100-billion tech fund, according to a report in a major international ....

5 January, 2017