SoftBank Weighs Stake in Chipmaker Ampere Computing

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp. has held talks with Santa Clara, California-based Ampere Computing LLC about investing in the maker of server-computer processors. SoftBank has offered hundreds of millions of dollars for a stake that would value Ampere at more than $8 billion, according to people familiar with the situation. Peter Elstrom reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.” (Source: Bloomberg)