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5 November 2019 By Liam Proud, Karen Kwok

The group’s $45 bln of borrowing seems low compared with $260 bln of equity holdings. Yet that ignores layers of leverage, and overstates SoftBank’s asset value. If CEO Masayoshi Son’s giant tech-investment machine runs into trouble, he may have to offload stakes like Alibaba.

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