SoftBank Vision Fund to Make $800 Million Investment in U.K. Fintech Firm Greensill

SoftBank Vision Fund plans to provide $800 million in new investment to U.K.-based fintech firm Greensill. According to a source close to the matter, this investment places Greensill’s value at $3.5 billion—more than double the valuation it achieved about a year ago when General Atlantic LLC invested $250 million in the alternative supply chain funding firm. The deal will provide SoftBank Vision Fund with an approximately 15 to 20 percent stake in Greensill...