MERGES & ACQUISITIONS in the ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS INDUSTRY - 2012 {22}


26-dec-12
DIODEC Inc. to acquire BCD SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING
30-oct-12
Acquisition of FASTRAX expands U-BLOX’ positioning market footprint
19-sep-12
CYPRESS and RAMTRON reach agreement on merger
20-aug-12
APEX MICROTECHNOLOGY back in business as privately-held corporation
20-jul-12
TOUMAZ acquires FRONTIER SILICON
10-jul-12
STANDEX ELECTRONICS acquires MEDER ELECTRONICS
27-jun-12
BOURNS acquires assets from JENSEN DEVICES
18-jun-12
QUALCOMM acquires SUMMIT MICROELECTRONICS
21-may-12
SILICON LABS acquires EMBER
2-may-12
MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY acquires SMSC
30-apr-12
IDT acquires FOX ELECTRONICS
29-apr-12
IDT acquires PLX TECHNOLOGY [TERMINATED !]
19-apr-12
MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY acquires ROVING NETWORKS
14-apr-12
MURATA announces definitive agreement to acquire RF MONOLITHICS
3-apr-12
KYOCERA CORPORATION acquires LCD manufacturer OPTREX to create KYOCERA DISPLAY CORPORATION
2-apr-12
POWER INTEGRATIONS agrees to acquire CT-CONCEPT TECHNOLOGIES AG
30-jan-12
ABB to acquire THOMAS & BETTS
27-jan-12
MAGNACHIP to acquire DAWIN ELECTRONICS
23-jan-12
SEMTECH announces plans to acquire GENNUM CORPORATION
17-jan-12
VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY announces acquisition of HIREL SYSTEMS, a specialty inductor company
5-jan-12
MINDSPEED TECHNOLOGIES to acquire PICOCHIP for $51,8M
4-jan-12
MARVELL acquires XELERATED