Arm Holdings is a global semiconductor and software design company, owned by the Japanese SoftBank Group and its Vision Fund. SoftBank Group is engaged in various businesses in the information industry, including the provision of mobile and internet services in Japan and the US. The company is also a holding company for businesses ranging from cloud services and self-driving cars to energy trading. Softbank has funded some of the world’s largest and most successful start-up technology companies, with early investments in Yahoo, Alibaba and Huffington Post, among other notable deals. Since the start of 2017, SoftBank has made substantial investments in businesses ranging from ride sharing, co-working and robotics to agriculture, cancer detection and autonomous driving. "Arm technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate." Every day we help our partners bring people closer together, make lives healthier and happier, and show how anything and everything is possible. We’re connecting our endless imagination with valued, trusted partners to take on some of the world’s most complex challenges: climate change, extreme poverty, global health and well-being, and economic growth. This is a new kind of partnership built on responsibility."