STMicro sees revenue increase YoY - but tumbles QoQ
April 28, 2020STMicroelectronics reported net revenues USD 2.23 billion for the first quarter ended March 28, 2020. The operating margin stood at 0.4%, while net income was reported to be USD 192 million.
Osram appoints new Chief Financial Officer
April 08, 2020Osram Licht AG has appointed Kathrin Dahnke as a member of the Management Board. Effective April 16, she will be responsible for the financial business of the high-tech company.
Microart Services readies for expansion in Ontario
March 16, 2020EMS provider Microart Services Inc. has purchased factory space to serve as its second location in Markham, Ontario, Canada.
Enics plans a reshuffle - moves production from Raahe
March 12, 2020The EMS provider say that it will transform Raahe into a full-focus Engineering unit
CFO moves from Osram to ams
March 10, 2020Osram CFO Ingo Bank has been appointed CFO of ams AG as of May 1, 2020.
Seven major chip acquisitions valued at USD 1bn or more
February 12, 2020Semiconductor merger and acquisition activity strengthened in 2019 after pulling back in the two previous years from historic high levels of M&A agreements in 2015 and 2016.
ams reports record results for full year 2019
February 11, 2020Austrian sensor manufacturer ams reports that its revenues for 2019 was up 32% year-on-year, and fourth quarter revenues exceeded expectations with strong adjusted operating profitability.
Season Group strengthens wireless R&D & manufacturing capability
January 17, 2020Season Group has invested in, and installed, two high-speed and high-precision wireless communication testers - Rohde & Schwarz’s R&S CMW500 Wideband Radio Communication Tester and R&S CMW100 Communications Manufacturing Test Set.
Knowles acquires Microphone Design assets from ams AG
December 23, 2019Knowles has acquired the MEMS microphone ASIC design business from ams AG. The transaction includes intellectual property, rights to source ASIC wafers from multiple foundry partners, and the transfer of the ASIC design team, which will continue to be based in Switzerland.
Osram invites ams to talks about the future
December 09, 2019Following the successful takeover offer from ams AG, Osram’s Managing Board has invited the management of ams to make the journey together to becoming a global technology powerhouse for sensor solutions and photonics on the basis of the Business Combination Agreement.
Osram recommends current takeover offer from ams
November 12, 2019Osram says it has concluded a business combination with Austrian chipmaker ams and is recommending its shareholders to accept the current takeover offer.
RoodMicrotec takes leading role in APPLAUSE
October 29, 2019A consortium of 31 key players for packaging of electronics, optics and photonics, equipment suppliers and testing experts from 11 countries launched a new project, “Advanced packaging for photonics, optics and electronics for low cost manufacturing in Europe,” simply called APPLAUSE.
ams is not backing down – launches new offer for Osram
October 21, 2019The Austrian sensor manufacturer says that it intends to launch a new all-cash takeover offer for Osram Licht for EUR 41.00 per share.
ams failed to complete its takeover of Osram
October 09, 2019The Austrian company’s offer for Osram did not achieve minimum acceptance threshold. However, ams says it remains committed to pursue the acquisition.
ams ups its offer for OSRAM
September 30, 2019The Austrian chipmaker is responding to the offer that OSRAM received from Advent and Bain Capital by increasing its own.
The courtship of Osram continues - Bain is not giving up
September 26, 2019A consortium comprising of Advent and Bain Capital has indicated it is willing to make a new takeover offer for all outstanding shares of OSRAM Licht AG.
ams is confident of successful acquisition of Osram
September 18, 2019ams says that it expects to hold an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) around the end of October 2019 to approve the equity issuance in conjunction with the all-cash takeover offer for OSRAM Licht AG.
ams' offer is officially on the table - acceptance period starts nowLoad more news
September 04, 2019Austrian sensor specialist, ams, has published the offer document and thereby starting the acceptance period of its offer for all outstanding shares of OSRAM Licht AG.