Diodes Incorporated Closes Acquisition of BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited

Diodes Incorporated Closes Acquisition of BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited

Plano, Texas – March 5, 2013: Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of highquality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited (“BCD”) in an all cash deal, valued at approximately $151 million. Under the terms previously announced, each ordinary share, par value $0.001 per share, of BCD (the “Shares”), including Shares represented by American Depository Shares (“ADSs”), has been converted into the right to receive cash. Each ADS represents six Shares and has been converted into the right to receive $8.00 in cash, without interest. Continue reading

Investors Applaud Diodes’ Acquisition Of BCD Semiconductor

Investors Applaud Diodes’ Acquisition Of BCD Semiconductor

The Deal Diodes announced that it has agreed to acquire BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing in an all-cash transaction valuing the firm at $151 million. Diodes offers $8.00 per share for the ADR shares of BCD. The net deal value comes down to roughly $112 million, based on the company’s net cash position of $38.9 million. Shares of BCD almost doubled in a response to the deal, now trading at $7.56 per share. At this level, shares are still trading some 5.5% below the offer price. The deal is an attempt to boost the manufacturer’s presence in Asia, notably in China. By acquiring BCD, Diodes aims to achieve significant sales leverage, as well as establish a significant manufacturing base in the region. Continue reading

Allot Communications Completes Acquisition of Oversi Networks

Allot Communications Completes Acquisition of Oversi Networks

Allot now enables operators to implement comprehensive video strategies by integrating caching with a full portfolio of video services Hod Hasharon, Israel, September 04, 2012: Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALLT), a leading global provider of service optimization and revenue generation solutions for fixed and mobile data networks, today announced it has completed its acquisition of Oversi Networks. Oversi is a global provider of rich-media caching and content delivery solutions for Internet video and peer-to-peer (P2P) traffic. The agreement was announced on July 31, 2012. Continue reading

Allot Communications to Acquire Oversi Networks Provides Allot with a leading video caching service offering

Allot Communications to Acquire Oversi Networks

Provides Allot with a leading video caching service offering Hod Hasharon, Israel, July 31, 2012: Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALLT), a leading provider of service optimization and revenue generation solutions for fixed and mobile data networks worldwide, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Oversi Networks, a leading global provider of rich-media caching and content delivery solutions for Internet video and peer-to-peer (P2P) traffic. Continue reading

Covidien Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire superDimension, Ltd.

Covidien Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire superDimension, Ltd.

Dublin (Business Wire) – March 19, 2012: Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire superDimension, Ltd., a private company based in Herzliya, Israel, that develops minimally invasive interventional pulmonology devices. Covidien will acquire all of the outstanding capital stock of superDimension Ltd., for approximately $300 million, with future earn out payments possible. The transaction, subject to customary closing conditions, including receipt of certain regulatory approvals, is expected to be completed in the second calendar quarter of 2012. Continue reading

Atempo, Inc. acquired by Allen Systems Group, Inc.

Atempo, Inc. acquired by Allen Systems Group, Inc.

December 9, 2011: Allen Systems Group, Inc. (“ASG”) a provider of world-class professional services and software solutions for Metadata Management, Applications Management, Operations Management, Content Management, Performance Management, Security Management, and Infrastructure Management has acquired Atempo, Inc. Continue reading

NUANCE ACQUIRES SVOX

NUANCE ACQUIRES SVOX

Combined Speech Technology Portfolios to Drive More Natural, Conversational Interactions with Cars, Mobile Phones and Consumer Electronics Burlington, Mass. – June 16, 2011: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that it has acquired SVOX, a provider of voice solutions for in-car systems and consumer electronics. The combination of Nuance and SVOX’s innovations will advance the proliferation of voice in the automotive market, and accelerate the development of new voice capabilities that enable natural, conversational interactions between consumers and their connected cars, mobile phones, and other consumer devices. Continue reading

BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Inc. on Friday released estimated terms of its U.S. initial public offering of 6 million American depositary shares

BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Inc. on Friday released estimated terms of its U.S. initial public offering of 6 million American depositary shares

BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Inc. on Friday released estimated terms of its U.S. initial public offering of 6 million American depositary shares, with proceeds planned to repay debt and complete construction of a second factory. Chinese companies continue to line up their IPOs this year, after the market last year generated a lot of interest from companies based in the Asian nation. China is likely to continue generating a significant portion of IPOs this year, after generating more than Europe and the U.S. combined in the past two years. Continue reading

Mobixell Networks Completes $10 Million Financing Round The round was secured from all existing financial investors

Mobixell Networks Completes $10 Million Financing Round

The round was secured from all existing financial investors San Jose, California, 13 December 2010: Mobixell Networks, a leading provider of rich-media mobile data solutions, announced today that it has raised $10 million from major global investors, enabling the company to further pursue its ambitious growth strategy by providing mobile rich-data optimization and management solutions to mobile operators. The round, which was led by Azini Capital, included existing investors; Escalate Capital, Intel Capital, and smac | partners. Continue reading

Mobixell Networks Appoints Telecommunication Executive Lothar Pauly as Chairman of its Board of Directors

Mobixell Networks Appoints Telecommunication Executive Lothar Pauly as Chairman of its Board of Directors

San Jose, California, 18 November 2010: Mobixell Networks, a leading provider of rich-media mobile data solutions, announced today the appointment of Telecommunication Executive Lothar Pauly as Chairman of its Board of Directors. Lothar Pauly brings more than 25 years of international experience in the telecommunications sector to Mobixell’s board. Mr. Pauly possesses an extensive background in telecom, mobile networks, and consultancy, having worked with some of the world’s leading operators and communication’s companies. Over his illustrious career, Lothar has held several senior management positions in Europe and Asia in the fixed line and mobile network business, including CEO positions at Siemens Communications and T-Systems, as well as executive board member of Deutsche Telekom. Continue reading