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Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.

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CFIUS Reform: House and Senate Committees Unanimously Clear Bills That Would Greatly Expand CFIUS Authority

On May 22, shortly before the US Memorial Day holiday weekend, the US House and Senate committees with jurisdictions over foreign investments in the US unanimously passed their respective legislations that would greatly expand the authority bestowed on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). The bipartisan, bicameral effort introduced the Foreign … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Withdrawn, Deal Abandoned: Unic Capital Management, China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund and Xcerra, Inc.

Status:  Withdrawn; Abandoned Acquirer:  Unic Capital Management Co., Ltd. (China); China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund Co. (China) Acquired:  Xcerra, Inc. (US) Value:  Approx. US$580 million Industry:  Semiconductor… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Cleared: Ultra Electronics Holdings and Sparton Corporation

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Ultra Electronics Holdings plc (England and Wales) Acquired:  Sparton Corporation (US) Value:  Approx. US$234.8 million Industry:  Integrated Circuits; Electronic Engineering; Electronic Manufacturing… Continue Reading

Pending CFIUS Filing: COSCO SHIPPING Holdings Co., Ltd. (China) and Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. (Hong Kong SAR, China)

Status: Pending   Acquirer: COSCO SHIPPING Holdings Co., Ltd. (China) Acquired: Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. (Hong Kong SAR, China) Value: Approximately HK$49.23 billion (approx. US$6.3 billion) Industry: Transportation; Logistics… Continue Reading
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