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CFIUS Filing Clearance: ARRIS International plc, Brocade Communications Systems and Broadcom

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  ARRIS International plc (England and Wales) Acquired:  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (US); Broadcom Ltd. (Singapore) Value:  US$800 million Industry: Telecommunications; Network and Data Solutions; Semiconductors… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Withdrawn, Deal Abandoned: NavInfo, Tencent, GIC Pte, and HERE International

Status:  Withdrawn and Abandoned   Acquirer:  NavInfo Co., Ltd., (China); Tencent Holdings Limited (China); GIC Pte (Singapore) Acquired:  HERE International B.V. (Netherlands) Value:  Unknown, potentially US$330 million Industry:  Technology Services; Software… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Withdrawn, Prefiling, Clearance: Golden Gate Capital/GIC Pte. Ltd. and NeuStar, Inc.

Status Update:  Withdrawn, Prefiling, and Clearance   Acquirer:  Golden Gate Capital (US); GIC Pte. Ltd. (Singapore) Acquired:  NeuStar, Inc. (US) Value:  Approx. US$2.9 billion Industry: Technology Services   UPDATE:  “On June 12, 2017, NeuStar received written notification from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”) that it will not take action to prevent … Continue Reading

Trade Talk: Week in Review (1-7 August 2016)

Singapore – Official Head of State Visit.  On Tuesday, 2 August, President Obama and Prime Minister Lee met in Washington to discuss bilateral relations between their two countries.  The White House released a joint U.S.-Singapore statement detailing cooperative efforts to:  (1) support robust economic cooperation and commercial connectivity and drive innovation; (2) enhance security and … 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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