0
Wireless

Avago in talks to buy Broadcom for USD 35 bln - report

Thursday 28 May 2015 | 09:25 CET | News
Chipmaker Avago Technologies is expected to soon announce its takeover of Broadcom for about USD 35 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, with sources saying the two companies were in advanced talks. An acquisition of Broadcom valued at USD 35 billion would be the largest semiconductor takeover ever, according to market watchers. Earlier this month, reports noted Avago was looking to buy a fellow chipmaker and that it had reached out to Xilinx, Renesas Electronics and Maxim Integrated Products.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Avago Technologies / Broadcom
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Avago agrees Broadcom takeover for USD 37 bln

Published 28 May 2015 15:00 CET | World
Avago Technologies confirmed an agreement to acquire Broadcom for USD 37 billion in cash and shares. The latest merger in the ...

Avago neemt Broadcom over voor 37 miljard dollar

Published 28 May 2015 09:43 CET | World | Update: 28 May 2015 14:37 CET
Chipmaker Avago Technologies heeft overeenstemming bereikt over de overname van Broadcom. Met de overname is 37 miljard dollar ...

Avago eyes bid for Xilinx, Renesas or Maxim - report

Published 15 May 2015 10:16 CET | World
Avago Technologies is looking to acquire a fellow chip maker and has reached out to potential targets including Xilinx, Renesas ...

Avago to acquire Emulex for USD 606 mln

Published 26 Feb 2015 08:17 CET | World
Avago Technologies announced a definitive agreement to acquire Emulex, a provider of integrated circuits for network ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Nov MEF19
19 Nov Connected Germany
20 Nov Avaya fiscal Q4
20 Nov Inmarsat Q3 2019
20 Nov Netgear analysts meeting
20 Nov Poly investors day
20 Nov Line developer day
20 Nov Sigfox Connect 2019
20 Nov NexTV Series Central Europe
21 Nov Ooma fiscal Q3
21 Nov A3 results for Q3
22 Nov FCC meeting
25 Nov Palo Alto fiscal Q1
25 Nov MTS Investor Day
26 Nov Partner Communications Q3 2019
26 Nov Analog Devices fiscal Q4
26 Nov Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
26 Nov Tech Data fiscal Q3
26 Nov Dell Technologies fiscal Q3
26 Nov VMware fiscal Q3
26 Nov Telekom Malaysia Q3 2019
27 Nov Cellcom Q3 2019
::: More Calendar Items