ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon Print

SoftBank Vision Fund 2 cranks up investment to one company per day

Japan group's newer tech vehicle takes smaller stakes to mitigate risk

 Delivery trucks for e-commerce retailer Coupang leave a distribution centre in Seoul. Softbank's Vision 2 fund is a big investor in the company.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- SoftBank Group's second Vision Fund is going on an investment binge, adding on average one new startup target per day.

Vision Fund 2's investment plans cover a total of 129 companies as of June 18, the Japanese tech group's data shows, with 34 new targets added over the prior monthlong period.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more