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Qualcomm, Moving to Fend Off Broadcom, Raises Bid for NXP to $44 Billion

Photo Qualcomm headquarters in San Diego. The chip maker’s bid for NXP Semiconductors could prompt Broadcom to abandon its hostile $ 121 billion pursuit of Qualcomm. Credit Graham Walzer for The New York Times Qualcomm on Tuesday increased its takeover ...

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With Qualcomm in Play, San Diego Fears Losing ‘Our Flag’

Qualcomm’s takeover battle is coming at a sensitive time for the San Diego ego. While the city is one of America’s innovation powerhouses and a hive of start-up activity and venture capital investment, it has had less success in attracting ...

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Broadcom Raises Its Qualcomm Offer to $121 Billion

But the revised offer may entice shareholders of the target company into demanding that its executives begin negotiations. Qualcomm reported a 96 percent drop in operating income last week, as Apple has refused to pay some licensing fees. It is ...

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E.U. Fines Qualcomm $1.2 Billion Over Apple Deal

In the latest decision, European regulators found that Qualcomm, the world’s largest maker of smartphone chips, abused its market dominance by preventing rivals from competing in the smartphone chip market thanks to an agreement in which it paid Apple to ...

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Broadcom Proposes Unseating Qualcomm Board as Takeover Fight Escalates

Friday is the deadline to propose director candidates. Broadcom is scheduled to announce quarterly earnings on Wednesday afternoon, and it may discuss its plans regarding Qualcomm during the conference call that it has scheduled for that day. “We have repeatedly ...

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Broadcom Targets Qualcomm in Largest-Ever Tech Deal

Mr. Tan has long been known as a savvy deal maker who led consolidation in the chip industry. If he pulls this deal off, his political maneuvering could be used as a sort of template for other executives. Complications are ...

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Qualcomm Is Said to Be in Talks to Buy NXP Semiconductors

Qualcomm is in discussions to buy NXP Semiconductors in what would be another act of consolidation in the chip-making industry, a person briefed on the matter said on Thursday. If completed, a deal could be valued at more than $ ...

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Qualcomm Analysis Concludes a Split Would Be Detrimental

Photo A Qualcomm company van. Jana Partners, an activist hedge fund with a substantial position in Qualcomm stock, had asked the company to consider splitting in two. Credit Mike Blake/Reuters Qualcomm has a message for its shareholders: Breaking up is ...

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