Almost everyone at SoftBank thinks going private is a bad idea6 min read 05 Oct 2020, 02:48 PM IST
No one has pulled off a buyout anywhere close to SoftBank’s $134 billion valuation, it’s not clear the company could raise the necessary financing and such a complex deal would prove a distraction for at least a year
Inside SoftBank Group Corp., the idea of going private through a buyout has been discussed off and on for at least five years. Almost everyone except founder Masayoshi Son opposes it, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
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