When It Comes to Tech, Venture Capital Grows Less Venturesome

When It Comes to Tech, Venture Capital Grows Less Venturesome

May 18, 2018

By Jacky Wong

Masayoshi Son is at it again: Not content with one $100 billion tech fund, the SoftBank 9984 0.44% founder this week said it’s “just a matter of time” before he launches another.
If and when that happens, it’s likely to widen the gap between the haves and have-nots in the tech sector. The Japanese company’s $97 billion Vision Fund, launched last year, has already had a deep effect on how venture-capital firms finance tech startups.
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