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  • TOKYO, Sept 15- Bain Capital confirmed it brought in several strategic partners to bolster its bid for Toshiba Corp's memory chip business, after the Japanese company agreed to accelerate talks with a group led by the U.S. private equity firm. Bain, which has been working with SK Hynix on an offer for Toshiba's chip unit, said its latest proposal "brings in a broad...

  • TOKYO, Sept 15- Bain Capital confirmed it brought in several strategic partners to bolster its bid for Toshiba Corp's memory chip business, after the Japanese company agreed to accelerate talks with a group led by the U.S. private equity firm. Bain, which has been working with SK Hynix on an offer for Toshiba's chip unit, said its latest proposal "brings in a broad...

  • Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3 billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the largest attempted by a Chinese-backed firm in the U.S. microchip sector and was the first announced deal for the buyout fund, which launched last year with a focus on technology investment. Trump's decision chimes with the views of the Committee on...

  • *Toshiba says fully committed to completing sale by March 2018. TOKYO, Sept 14- Toshiba Corp said its business partner Western Digital Corp had been "persistently" overstating its rights over a memory chip unit that the Japanese firm is looking to offload, showing the two remain at loggerheads over the $18 billion sale. The statement from the embattled Japanese...

  • Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3 billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the largest attempted by a Chinese-backed firm in the U.S. microchip sector and was the first announced deal for the buyout fund, which launched last year with a focus on technology investment. Trump's decision chimes with the views of the Committee on...

  • A federal panel that reviews foreign investment in the United States for possible security threats ruled against the proposed $1.3 billion purchase of Lattice Semiconductor last week. Most acquisitions in the United States and Europe go through without incident, but some purchases of high-tech companies have prompted criticism they might represent...

  • WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump has blocked a Chinese government-financed firm's acquisition of an Oregon semiconductor maker on national security grounds. Trump's order Wednesday came after a federal panel that reviews foreign investment for possible security threats ruled against the proposed $1.3 billion takeover of Lattice Semiconductor...

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S.-based chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose takeover deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor...

  • Toshiba's negotiating moves over its semiconductor unit are "tactical," but it will end up with Western Digital, says Mehdi Hosseini, senior analyst and senior VP of semiconductors, Susquehanna Financial Group.

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S.-based chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose takeover deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor...

  • Options traders are betting on a surge for chip stocks

    CNBC contributor Dan Nathan discusses his bullish bets on semiconductors.

  • President Donald Trump

    The White House cited "national security concerns" in its decision to block the deal.

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the...

  • Micron Technology Double-Data-Rate Synchronous Random-Access Memory (SDRAM) chip

    Goldman predicts Micron will generate earnings above Street expectations in fiscal 2018.

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 13- U.S. President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice...

  • AMD Ryzen chip.

    Jefferies predicts AMD's share of data center server chip market will rise to 8 percent by year-end 2018 from nearly nothing today.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- Global equity markets edged lower on Wednesday, pulled lower over concerns about the launch of Apple's new iPhone X, while the dollar rose after a report showed U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, suggesting a strong economy. Oil prices rose after the International Energy Agency said a global surplus was starting to shrink, even though U.S....

  • A Broadcom Corp. Tomahawk chip.

    Cowen shares its best semiconductor stock ideas that will benefit the most from the new iPhones later this year.

  • LONDON, Sept 13- A pullback in the shares of Apple component suppliers in Asia knocked emerging equities off a three-year high on Wednesday, but China's yuan steadied after three days of losses. "Against the backdrop of Apple we are seeing a drop in the hardware and semiconductor subsectors, which make up some 40 percent of the EM IT sector," said Peter Garnry, head of...