• Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:53
    Broadcom buys business software firm CA for $18.9 bn
    Semi-conductor giant Broadcom, which recently failed in a bid to buy US rival Qualcomm, on Wednesday announced a cash deal to buy software and services firm CA Technologies for $18.9 billion.
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:33
    Qualcomm says former chairman exploring buyout effort
    Qualcomm said Friday that Paul Jacbos, its chairman until a week ago, was considering a buyout effort for the California chipmaking giant just days after it fended off a hostile bid from Singapore rival Broadcom.
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  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 08:12
    Trump blocks Broadcom's bid to buy Qualcomm
    US President Donald Trump blocked Monday an unsolicited bid by Singapore-based Broadcom to take over smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm, citing national security concerns.
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  • Tue, 06 Mar 2018 06:59
    Qualcomm requests national security review of Broadcom bid
    US chipmaker Qualcomm postponed its annual shareholders' meeting after secretly requesting a national security review of Broadcom's bid to take over the company, the Singapore-based Broadcom announced Monday.
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  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:30
    Broadcom lowers offer for Qualcomm as takeover saga continues
    Singapore-based Broadcom said Wednesday it was cutting its offer price for mobile chip maker Qualcomm in the wake of the US firm's increased bid for Dutch rival NXP.
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  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 07:10
    Qualcomm mulls 'next steps' in Broadcom takeover bid
    Qualcomm said Wednesday its board would "promptly" consider a hostile $121 billion takeover bid by Singapore-based Broadcom following a meeting of top executives of the two computer chipmaking giants.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
    Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s raised offer
    UNITED States semiconductor company Qualcomm has rejected Broadcom’s revised US$121 billion buyout offer, but proposed meeting its peer to see whether it can address what it called the bid's “serious deficiencies in value and certainty”.
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:55
    Qualcomm rejects Broadcom hostile bid, opens door to talks
    Qualcomm on Thursday rejected a record $121 billion hostile bid from computer chip rival Broadcom but offered to meet with the Singapore-based firm to discuss the recently increased offer.
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  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00
    Singapore’s Broadcom sweetens bid for Qualcomm with $121 bn offer
    SINGAPORE-based Chipmaker Broadcom has sweetened its bid to buy Qualcomm for more than US$121 billion, ratcheting up pressure on its rival to come to the table for negotiations in its “best and final offer”, a report in New York said.
  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 10:59
    Broadcom eyes mega-deal for US chip rival Qualcomm: reports
    Shares of Qualcomm jumped nearly 13 percent Friday after unconfirmed media reports said rival computer chip giant Broadcom may make an unsolicited takeover bid.
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  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 01:00
    Penang-born Tan behind $100 bn move to US
    SINGAPORE is no doubt feeling the pinch of recent news that Broadcom Ltd will be relocating its legal address to the US.
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