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Softbank raises JPY 2.6 trillion in IPO of Japanese telecom business

Published Monday 10 Dec 2018 | 16:26 CET
Softbank Group has confirmed the sale of 1.7 billion shares in the initial public offering for its Japanese telecom business. At a price of JPY 1,500 per share, the IPO raised JPY 2.646 trillion (USD 23.4 billion) in gross proceeds for the company. ...

Softbank raises JPY 2.6 trillion in IPO of Japanese telecom business

Published Monday 10 Dec 2018 | 16:26 CET Softbank Group has confirmed the sale of 1.7 billion shares in the initial public offering for its Japanese telecom business. At a price of JPY 1,500 per share, the IPO raised JPY 2.646 trillion (USD 23.4 billion) in gross proceeds for the company. ...

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