SoftBank reevaluating options trading strategy: Bloomberg News

SoftBank Group Corp 9984.T is considering changing its strategy of using derivatives to invest in tech stocks, Bloomberg News reported citing people familiar with the matter. The report here said SoftBank executives had met investors in recent days to assure them that the bets are “relatively conservative”. SoftBank has told investors that its positions have […]

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Special Report: Big Pharma wages stealth war on drug price watchdog

As evidence grew this spring that the drug remdesivir was helping COVID-19 patients, some Wall Street investors bet on analysts’ estimates that its maker, Gilead Sciences Inc, could charge up to $10,000 for the treatment. Then a small but increasingly influential drug-pricing research organization, the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER), said the treatment […]

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