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Broadcom scales back Qualcomm board nominees to simply majority

Tuesday 13 February 2018 | 15:32 CET | News
Broadcom is scaling back its proposal for a new board at Qualcomm to six nominees from 11. The company said talks with Qualcomm shareholders showed that many wanted to see more continuity in the board if Broadcom succeeds in its takeover of Qualcomm. 

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Companies: Broadcom / Qualcomm
Countries: World
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