SoftBank is pouring another US$8 billion into WeWork, even though the office rental company is now valued at just US$8 billion.
Adam Neumann both controlled and managed the co-working company he founded in 2011. A finance scholar explains why that can be a serious problem in venture capital-backed startups.
WeWork's uncertain future reflects how investors have wised up to the hype around Silicon Valley start ups.
Softbank has become one of the biggest global names in tech. The story of its founder and CEO Masayoshi Son offers some prescient insight in how to navigate highly competitive global markets.
The Cambridge-based chip designer offers a useful blueprint for others.
SoftBank's US$32 billion deal for the Cambridge company makes use of the weak pound and may presage more to come.