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Softbank identified as the 'Nasdaq whale' that bought billions in stock options, betting on higher prices for the biggest names in tech

SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Masayoshi Son speaks during a press conference on November 6, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. Tomohiro Ohsumi | Getty Images Japan’s SoftBank was reportedly the “Nasdaq whale,” that bought  billions of dollars in individual stock options in big tech companies over the past month, driving up volumes and