ACL Semiconductors Engages Maxim Group as Financial Advisor and Investment Banker

HONG KONG, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ACL Semiconductors Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACLO) ("ACL"), a leading China-based distributor of memory electronic products in Southern China and Hong Kong, announced today that it has retained Maxim Group LLC, a leading investment banking, securities and investment management firm, to provide strategic corporate finance and investment banking services. Maxim will focus on assisting ACL in its strategies for maximizing shareholder value through its full scope of investment banking services.

Mr. Chung-Lun Yang, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of ACL, stated, "We are looking forward to utilizing the expertise of Maxim Group in executing growth strategy to further enhance shareholder value. We are advancing our strategy to expand our business through acquisitions and organic growth initiatives."

Karl Brenza, Senior Managing Director, Investment Banking, Maxim Group, commented, "We are delighted to partner with ACL Semiconductors. Our goal will be to provide assistance to ACL in the financial and value creation components of its corporate strategy through our full-service investment banking capabilities. Furthermore, we will also be supporting ACL in attaining its strategic initiatives and long-term objectives."

About ACL Semiconductors Inc.

ACL Semiconductors Inc. is a China-based distributor of semiconductor components in Hong Kong and Southern China. Starting April 1, 2012, ACL is distributing Samsung's semiconductor and LCD products through ATMD, a newly established joint venture with Tomen Devices. Semiconductor products are used in everything from mobile phones, digital cameras and laptop computers to MP3 players and Wi-Fi products. For more information about ACL Semiconductors Inc. please visit ACL Semiconductors Inc.'s corporate website at

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Investor Contacts:

Kun Lin Lee

Stephanie Carrington

Chief Financial Officer

The Ruth Group

ACL Semiconductors Inc.




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