2021-01-13 - IC Insights

Value of Semiconductor Industry M&A Agreements Sets Record in 2020

Five mega-agreements pushed M&A value to $118.0 billion last year.

2021-01-07 - Egil Juliussen

Dec 2020 Driverless AV M&A Recap: What’s Ahead?

December 2020 has been an eventful month for the auto industry—especially for the AV segment. There were several announcements on…

2020-12-03 - Nitin Dahad

Imagination Sells Ensigma Wi-Fi Assets to Nordic

Imagination Technologies has sold its Ensigma Wi-Fi development operations and Wi-Fi intellectual property (IP) technology assets to Nordic Semiconductor

2020-11-26 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia-Arm Deal: What Does It Mean for AI Compute?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock this autumn, you’ve surely heard by now that Nvidia is set to acquire…

2020-11-18 - Nitin Dahad

electronica 2020 CEO Roundtable: Growth Despite the Pandemic

At the electronica 2020 CEO roundtable, the CEOs of Infineon Technologies, NXP Semiconductors, STMicroelectronics and Pepperl + Fuchs provided their…

2020-10-28 - AMD

AMD Confirms Acquisition of Xilinx for $35 Billion

AMD to acquire Xilinx, creating the industry’s high performance computing leader strategic transaction strengthens AMD’s industry-leading technology portfolio

2020-10-12 - Brian Santo

AMD Reported in Talks to Buy Xilinx for $30B

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

2020-10-12 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia Confident of Regulatory Approval for Arm Deal

Nvidia-Arm deal ‘will be good for customers,’ while Arm GPU and NPU development will continue…

2020-09-21 - George Leopold

Arm Deal Will Cement Nvidia at the Top of the Chip Pyramid

The disruption of the the Intel-dominated chip industry is commencing with Nvidia in the process of buying Arm.

2020-09-16 - Nitin Dahad

Nvidia Needs to Convince Stakeholders to Close Arm Deal

Over the last few weeks, several people in Europe had mentioned to me that discussions between Nvidia, Softbank and Arm…