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CFIUS Filing Clearance: TDK Corporation and InvenSense, Inc.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  TDK Corporation (Japan) Acquired:  InvenSense, Inc. (U.S.) Value:  Approx. US$1.3 billion Industry:  Technology Services   UPDATE:  InvenSense, Inc., a leading provider of MEMS sensor platforms, issued a statement on April 18, 2017 that “all necessary regulatory clearances have been received for the acquisition by TDK Corporation of InvenSense, including from … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Sibanye Gold Ltd. and Stillwater Mining Co.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Sibanye Gold Ltd.   (South Africa) Acquired:  Stillwater Mining Co.   (US) Value:  Approx. US$2.2 Billion Industry:  Mining   UPDATE:  According to a press release issued by Stillwater Mining Company, a Colorado based mining company, in relation to its proposed acquisition by Sibanye Gold Limited, a South Africa mining company, “it has … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Siemens Industry, Inc./Siemens AG and Mentor Graphics Corporation

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Siemens Industry, Inc. (U.S.); Siemens AG (Germany) Acquired:  Mentor Graphics Corporation (U.S.) Value:  US$4.5 Billion Industry:  Integrated Circuits; Electronic Engineering   UPDATE:  On March 9, 2017, Mentor Graphics Corporation and Siemens Industry, Inc.,  “received written notice from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”) that CFIUS had … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Update: Renesas Electronics Corp. and Intersil Corp.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Renesas Electronics Corp. (Japan) Acquired:  Intersil Corp. (U.S.) Value:  Approx. US$3.22 Billion Industry:  Semiconductors   UPDATE:  On February 21, 2017, Intersil Corporation issued a press release stating that, in relation to its pending acquisition by Renesas Electronics Corporation, the parties “received notification by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and Harman International Industries, Inc.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (Korean) Acquired:  Harman International Industries, Inc. (U.S.) Value:  Approx. US$8 Billion Industry: Consumer Electronics; Information Technology   UPDATE:  On February 17, 2017, Harman International Industries reported that, in connection with its November 14, 2016 merger agreement with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the parties “received clearance from … Continue Reading

CFIUS Clearance: Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co., Ltd. and Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc.

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (China) Acquired:  Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc. (US) Value:  US$610 million Industry: Printed Circuit Boards   The $610 million acquisition by Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (“Suzhou”), of Irvine, CA based Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc. (“MFLX”) was cleared on June 2, 2016 by CFIUS, which issued a … Continue Reading
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