8, according to "the Wall Street journal" reported that informed sources, Uber has just received a $1 billion 150 million loan interest loan, the annual interest rate of about 5%.
it is understood that this is the first leveraged loans Uber. The company’s total debt and equity financing and therefore more than $15 billion, but the existing shareholders’ equity has not been diluted because of the loan. The company hopes to deal with regulatory and competitive threats around the world with large sums of cash.
a month ago, Uber has just completed a $3 billion 500 million financing through Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, the company has so far been the largest single injection.