Oct 282016
 
Qualcomm pays record $47 billion to acquire Dutch chip maker NXP Semiconductors

Qualcomm Inc. has revealed its intention to complete the largest transaction in company’s history. The American multinational semiconductor and telecommunications equipment company is ready to pay $47 billion (43 billion euro) to take over the Dutch rival NXP Semiconductors, which, until 2006, was known as Philips Semiconductors. NXP was part of the Philips Group until [Read more]