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SoftBank seeks control of WeWork through financing package: WSJ

SoftBank seeks control of WeWork through financing package: WSJ

(Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp. (9984.T) has prepared a financing package for WeWork Companies Inc that would give it control over the shared office space company, the Wall Street Journal reported. The package would significantly increase the stake of SoftBank, which already owns around one third of WeWork, and further dilute the influence of co-founder [...]

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Uber and Banco Inter in talks to forge partnership in Brazil: source

Uber and Banco Inter in talks to forge partnership in Brazil: source

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian lender Banco Inter SA and Uber Technologies Inc are in talks to forge a partnership in financial services, a source familiar with the matter said, in a move that shows how Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp is working to integrate its business in Latin America. SoftBank, which is a shareholder in [...]

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Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with ‘false’ Zuckerberg ad

Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with ‘false’ Zuckerberg ad

(Reuters) – U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren’s Democratic presidential campaign this week challenged Facebook’s policy that exempts politicians’ ads from fact-checking, by running ads on the social media platform containing the false claim that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg endorsed President Donald Trump’s re-election bid. “Facebook changed their ads policy to allow politicians to run ads with [...]

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