TITLE

IXYS makes $62.4M acquisition bid for Zilog

AUTHOR(S)
Deffree, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Electronic News (10616624);12/14/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 49, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on acquisition of Zilog Inc. by IXXS Corp. The business proceeding is expected to be complete by March 2010 and involves attainment of all Zilog's share by IXXS for 62.4m dollars. Zilog supplies embedded microcontrollers and had faced severe economic crises since 2008. Darin Billerbeck, Zilog's president, says that the company had considered various options to improve shareholder value and price quoted by IXXS is apt with reference to company's stock price in 2009.
ACCESSION #
47110814

 

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