2020-10-14 - Kevin Krewell

Are AMD and Xilinx A Perfect Match?

For AMD to acquire a company as large as Xilinx comes as a shock to many. Reportedly, the deal would…

2020-10-12 - Brian Santo

AMD is Said in Talks to Buy Xilinx

If the deal goes through, AMD is likely to end up paying roughly $30 billion for Xilinx...

2020-10-08 - IC Insights

Two Acquisitions Make 2020 Second-Highest Year for Semi M&As

After a slow start, Analog Devices' agreement to buy Maxim and Nvidia's deal to acquire ARM raise the total value…

2020-09-29 - TrendForce

BOE to Control 28% of Large-Sized Panel Capacity in 2021 via CEC Panda Acquisition

BOE announced its plan to acquire an 80.831% share in CEC Panda’s Nanjing-based Gen 8.5 fab and 51% share in…

2020-09-22 - John Walko

Ericsson Acquires Cradlepoint to Accelerate Enterprise 5G

Ericsson purchased Cradlepoint, for $1.1 billion. The move gets the company directly into the growing enterprise-based 5G market...

2020-09-17 - IC Insights

Nvidia’s $40 Billion ARM Purchase Will Test Current M&A ‘Ceiling’

Potentially the largest acquisition in semiconductor history faces plenty of obstacles.

2020-09-16 - Nitin Dahad

Nvidia Starts Campaign to Close Arm Deal

After announcing $40 billion acquisition, Nvidia and Arm must now start campaign to convince regulators and industry...

2020-09-14 - Junko Yoshida

Nvidia Buys Arm for $40 Billion

Nvidia announced Sunday that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arm from SoftBank, in cash-and-stock transaction valued at…

2020-08-04 - Junko Yoshida

Nvidia-Arm Deal: Does It Make Technological Sense?

The proposed Nvidia-Arm deal is no longer an idle speculation but appears real. So the next question is: does it…

2020-08-03 - Bolaji Ojo

Nvidia Buying Arm Would be Beyond Stupid

Nvidia is reported to be in talks to purchase Arm Holdings Plc. If true, the move would…