SoftBank in talks to pour $20bn into WeWork

WeWork office, Southbank, London

WeWork could be set to receive between $15bn and $20bn of funding from Softbank, in a deal which would see the Japanese telecoms firm take a majority stake in the business.

According to the Wall Street Journal, talks for the investment deal are underway with Softbank’s Vision Fund a likely source of the funds.

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