FAST FIVE: Circular Investing 101: Softbank To Lend Billions To Founder, Employees To Invest In Second Fund

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Soft Bank's Masayoshi Son But in an unusual strategy intended to juice Pt.

Of course, this money comes on top of the $38 billion in Soft Bank's own money that it's planning on investing in to the fund (following the completion On top of that, Soft Bank has committed $38 billion of its own money for the fund (much of which will ideally come from the T-Mobile Sprint merger).

Other investors in the fund include a Kazakhstan sovereign wealth fund, which is likely to contribute about $3 billion, and several banks, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Standard Chartered and Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.

Underscoring all of this is the WeWork IPO, which is expected to drop in September.

2, allowing early investors the opportunity to exit early.

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