MERGES & ACQUISITIONS in the ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS INDUSTRY - 2011 {24}


20-dec-11
LINEAR TECHNOLOGY announces acquisition of DUST NETWORKS
9-dec-11
LATTICE SEMICONDUCTOR to acquire SILICONBLUE for $62M
26-oct-11
LSI announces agreement to acquire SANDFORCE for $322M
11-oct-11
MURATA MANUFACTURING announces acqusition of VTI TECHNOLOGY
30-sep-11
VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY announces acqusition of specialty resistor company
27-sep-11
ATMEL to acquire ADD SEMICONDUCTOR
22-sep-11
MICROSEMI to aquire ZARLINK SEMICONDUCTOR for $630M
12-sep-11
BROADCOM to acquire NETLOGIC MICROSYSTEMS for $3.7B
6-jul-11
MICROSEMI acquires ASIC ADVANTAGE
16-jun-11
AUSTRIAMICROSYSTEMS acquires TAOS for $320M
26-may-11
SKYWORKS to acquire power management innovator ADVANCED ANALOGIC TECHNOLOGIES
17-may-11
SKYWORKS to acquire mobile data connectivity innovator SiGe SEMICONDUCTOR
9-may-11
NVIDIA to acquire baseband and RF technology leader ICERA
19-apr-11
CONEXANT agrees to be acquired by GOLDEN GATE CAPITAL and terminates merger agreement with SMSC
14-apr-11
FAIRCHILD acquires TRANSIC
6-apr-11
GENNUM acquires NANOTECH SEMICONDUCTOR for $34M
4-apr-11
TI to acquire NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR for $6,5B
21-mar-11
BROADCOM acquires PROVIGENT for $313M
26-feb-11
NEC acquires TIANMA
25-feb-11
INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER acquires CHIL SEMICONDUCTOR
21-feb-11
CSR Plc announces merger with ZORAN CORPORATION
19-jan-11
HITTITE MICROWAVE Corp. acquires ARŠ”TIC SILICON DEVICES
10-jan-11
SMSC to acquire CONEXANT SYSTEMS Inc. [Terminated in Feb-2011]
5-jan-11
QUALCOMM to acquire ATHEROS