Broadcom Corporation Acquires Beceem Communications for $316,000,000

  • Feed Type
  • Date
    10/13/2010
  • Company Name
    Beceem Communications
  • Mailing Address
    3960 Freedom Circle First Floor 1 Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • Company Description
    Beceem Communications Inc. was founded in October 2003 with the goal of building a wireless technology company offering semiconductor solutions for the wireless broadband market. Beceem is the leading supplier of chipsets for the recently ratified, IEEE 802.16e standard on which Mobile WiMAX is based.
  • Website
    http://www.beceem.com
  • Transaction Type
    M&A
  • Transaction Amount
    $316,000,000
  • Transaction Round
  • Proceeds Purposes
  • M&A Terms
    In connection with the acquisition, Broadcom expects to pay approximately $316 million in cash, net of cash assumed, to acquire all of the outstanding shares of capital stock and other equity rights of Beceem.

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