SoftBank’s top 10 worst startup investments

Too much cash makes you crazy. Just look at SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son or a startup that has raised boatloads of money from SoftBank. The Japanese telecom conglomerate and its Vision Fund have drawn a lot of criticism for pouring buckets of money into startups that haven’t even figured out a viable business model yet. Here we take a look at SoftBank’s top 10 worst startup investments.SoftBank’s fascination with charismatic foundersBack in 2000, Masayoshi Son met with 20 Internet entrepreneurs during a trip to China. He decided to invest $20 million for a 34% stake in only one of them. That start…

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