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Masayoshi Son makes a big options bet and SoftBank investors are worried

SoftBank shares tumbled 7.2% on Monday in Tokyo, erasing about $9 billion of market value

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SoftBank | Masayoshi Son | Japan

Pavel Alpeyev Takahiko Hyuga Giles Turner | Bloomberg 



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SoftBank disclosed in August that it was establishing an asset management arm to trade public securities and mentioned it could use derivatives.

Just when investors thought was reining in risk at Group Corp, the Japanese billionaire’s foray into highly leveraged derivatives is giving them fresh reason to worry.

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First Published: Tue, September 08 2020. 09:20 IST

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