Can Broadcom recover from its biggest M&A setback?

SINGAPORE (Mar 16): When Tan Hock Eng, CEO of Broadcom, announced last November his company was redomiciling to the US, President Donald Trump praised him as “a great, great executive” and called B


Trump halts Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm on security risks

(Mar 13): President Donald Trump issued an executive order Monday blocking Broadcom Ltd.


Broadcom said on track for Qualcomm majority amid delay on vote

SINGAPORE (Mar 6): Broadcom is on course to win all six of the seats it’s seeking on Qualcomm Inc’s board, giving it a majority to push forward with its hostile takeover, even as a US government pa


Broadcom raises Qualcomm hostile bid to about US$121 bil

(Feb 5): Broadcom has raised its bid for Qualcomm Inc. to about US$121 billion ($160 billion), in an attempt to force what could be the largest-ever technology deal.


Broadcom to raise Qualcomm bid in push for talks

(Feb 5): Broadcom plans to unveil a new approximately US$120 billion ($158.3 billion) offer for Qualcomm on Monday, aiming to ratchet up pressure on its US semiconductor peer to engage in negotiati

Qualcomm woos shareholders with promise of earnings boost

(Jan 17): Qualcomm Inc launched its public defense against the US$105 billion ($139 billion) hostile takeover attempt by Broadcom, asking shareholders to have confidence in management’s strategy an


Qualcomm ensures worker payments if Broadcom shakes it up

(Jan 11): Qualcomm Inc, as it fights what would be the largest technology takeover, is guaranteeing that any acquirer would have to pay up if existing employees are fired after a corporate change o

Broker's Calls

This tech manufacturer's 39% sales surge in FY17 is 'no fluke' says Maybank

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): Maybank Kim Eng says Venture Corp's estimated 39% revenue surge in FY17 is "no fluke" and that the Street may be underestimating forward revenue and margins.


Broadcom swings back to the black in 4Q with higher than expected US$636 mil earnings

SINGAPORE (Dec 7): Broadcom reversed back into profitability in 4Q ended Oct as the chipmaker makes a US$105 billion ($142 billion) bid for Qualcomm Inc.


Broadcom presses on in takeover bid; proposes to replace Qualcomm's board of directors

SINGAPORE (Dec 5): Broadcom is now proposing to unseat the board of directors at rival company Qualcomm, after facing multiple rejections in its quest to take over

Be informed of the stories that matter