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Is Softbank Losing Its Step With Latest Setback?
October 25, 2019
SoftBank-backed car subscription startup Fair is firing 40 percent of its staff, including its CFO. John Meyer, Managing Director at Starship Capital, joined Cheddar to discuss whether Softbank is losing its step.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87
Sep 11, 2019
Is Adam Neumann the Right Leader for WeWork?
WeWork is reportedly moving ahead with its IPO despite reports that its largest shareholder SoftBank is pushing the company to delay going public. Barrett Cohn, Co-founder and CEO of Scenic Advisement, joined Cheddar to discuss.
Oct 11, 2018
SoftBank May up its Bet on WeWork
SoftBank in talks to take a majority stake in WeWork, according to The Wall Street Journal. The move would be a giant bet on the shared office space provider and would likely come from Softbank's Vision Fund. Maureen Farrell, reporter for The Wall Street Journal, joined Cheddar to discuss why Softbank is interested in WeWork.
Oct 23, 2019
Softbank Offers WeWork a Multibillion-Dollar Lifeline
Under the agreement, Softbank will inject The We Company with $5 billion of new financing. Embattled founder and ex-CEO Adam Neumann reportedly will step down from the board with a buyout of up to $1.7 billion.