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Qualcomm raises bid to acquire NXP Semiconductors to $44 billion

6 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

Updated: The news is likely to be received with little warmth by Broadcom.
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Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly as possible

Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly as possible

6 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Qualcomm, Broadcom and NXP are on a boat. Broadcom wants to acquire Qualcomm, Qualcomm wants to acquire NXP. While Qualcomm has planned on buying NXP for over a year, NXP shareholders were a bit disappointed by Qualcomm's initial price.
Qualcomm just raised its bid and is now willing to pay $127.50 per share instead of $110 per share. It values NXP at $44 billion instead of $38...
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Qualcomm boosts bid for NXP in bid to better fend off Broadcom

Qualcomm boosts bid for NXP in bid to better fend off Broadcom

6 monthes ago   |   By The Inquirer

Acquisition could make the company too big a buy for Broadcom
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Qualcomm Ups NXP Bid 15%, Makes Broadcom Merger Less Likely

6 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Qualcomm on Tuesday announced it has agreed to strengthen its tender offer for the outstanding stock of Dutch tech firm NXP Semiconductors to $127.50 in cash per share, up from $110 agreed in late 2016. The move represents a 15.9-percent increase of the original deal valued at approximately $39 billion, upping the overall transaction to nearly $45 billion. The San Diego, California-based tech giant also lowered the basic requirements of its tender offer, vowing to complete the acquisition if it's able to purchase as little as 70-percent of NXP shares, whereas the initial agreement placed...
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Qualcomm Raises Its Bid for NXP

6 monthes ago   |   By Phone Scoop

Qualcomm today increased its offer to acquire NXP Semiconductors to $127.50 per share, or about $44 billion. The new offer reflects the increased value of each company, both of which have grown since the deal originated. Qualcomm first proposed to acquire NXP in October of 2016. The process of gaining shareholder approval and clearing regulatory hurdles has consumed more than a year. The new deal was approved by the boards of both Qualcomm and NXP. NXP is a co-inventor and key patent holder of NFC technology. Qualcomm already integrates NXP secure element technology into its Snapdragon...
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Qualcomm raises bid for NXP to about $43.22B

6 monthes ago   |   By Phys.org

Qualcomm is raising its takeover bid for NXP Semiconductors by nearly 16 percent to about $43.22 billion, citing in part NXP's strong results since the companies first announced their merger in October 2016.
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Qualcomm gets hedge fund nod with raised offer for NXP

6 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share on Tuesday, and said it has the backing of the shareholder group led by hedge fund Elliott Management that opposed its previous proposal.
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Qualcomm inches closer to NXP acquisition with revised $44 billion offer

6 monthes ago   |   By Pocketnow

Qualcomm may well kill two birds with one stone by offering NXP more cash for a long-in-the-making acquisition, also keeping potential buyer Broadcom at bay.
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Qualcomm raises offer for NXP, Elliott backs new bid

6 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share on Tuesday, and said it now has the backing of the shareholder group led by Elliott Management that opposed the previous proposal.
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Qualcomm raises offer for NXP to $127.50/share

6 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share from $110, after being pressured by shareholders led by activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp.
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Qualcomm to raise offer to buy NXP: WSJ

6 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share from $110, after being pressured by shareholders led by activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
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