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The Startup

Softbank $24 Billion down the drain

The legend goes that Masayoshi Son wanted to fund the future’s ideas, so he created a $30 BN dollar fund. That’s right, $30 BN.

But just before he met with potential investors, he fiddled with the slides and changed the amount. The fund wouldn’t be $30 BN. It would be $100 BN.

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