MERGES & ACQUISITIONS in ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS INDUSTRY - 2005 {30}

Short M&A-deals descriptions in Russian
22-Dec-2005
MARVELL to acquire UTSTARCOM's System-On-Chip division
21-Dec-2005
TI to acquire CHIPCON
20-Dec-2005
DIODES signes definitive agreement for ANACHIP acquisition
7-Dec-2005
SIMTEK to acquire the assets of the nvsram product line from ZMD for cash and stock
2-Nov-2005
MICROSEMI to acquire ADVANCED POWER TECHNOLOGY
20-Oct-2005
MATRIX agrees to acquisition by SANDISK
11-Oct-2005
MOSAID acquires VIRTUAL SILICON
7-Oct-2005
INTEL announces agreement to acquire digital broadcast technology assets, expertise from ZARLINK SEMICONDUCTOR
6-Oct-2005
BROADCOM to acquire ATHENA SEMICONDUCTORS, for mobile digital TV tuner and low-power WI-FI® technologies
5-Oct-2005
OXFORD SEMICONDUCTOR acquires TRANSDIMENSION
30-Sep-2005
QUALCOMM to acquire chip design company SPIKE TECHNOLOGIES
6-Sep-2005
SIGMATEL acquires OASIS SEMICONDUCTOR
30-Aug-2005
RAMTRON acquires GOAL SEMICONDUCTOR for $7.6M in cash and stock
26-Aug-2005
SIGMATEL completes acquisition of PROTOCOM CORPORATION
15-Aug-2005
KKR and SILVER LAKE to acquire AGILENT’S SEMICONDUCTOR unit for $2.66B
12-Jul-2005
SANKEN ELECTRIC completes purchase of POLARFAB for $83M
22-Jun-2005
MICROMETRICS acquires KNOX SEMICONDUCTOR
20-Jun-2005
SEMTECH to acquire XEMICS
16-Jun-2005
AMI completes acquisition of FLEXTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR for $138M
15-Jun-2005
IDT and ICS announce plan to merge
26-May-2005
DIGI INTERNATIONAL acquires RABBIT SEMICONDUCTOR
9-May-2005
ZORAN CORPORATION agrees to acquire OREN SEMICONDUCTOR
26-Apr-2005
AVNET to acquire MEMEC
11-Apr-2005
GOLDEN GATE CAPITAL acquires TDK SEMICONDUCTOR
28-Mar-2005
MAGNACHIP SEMICONDUCTOR agrees to acquire IC MEDIA
22-Mar-2005
BEL completes acquisition of GALAXY POWER for $20M
18-Mar-2005
BROADCOM completes acquisition of ZEEVO for $32M
18-Feb-2005
OKI acquires TI JAPAN's driver chip business for large TFT-LCDs
11-Feb-2005
SPECTRUM CONTROL acquires AMPLIFONIX
20-Jan-2005
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES to acquire WAVICS