The RFMD and TriQuint Merger and What It Might Mean for GaN RF Power

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1Q 2014 | IN-1018570


The RFMD and TriQuint Merger Announcement


On February 24, 2014, RF Micro Devices (RFMD) and TriQuint announced that the two companies will merge. This will be an all-stock transaction, and since the merger is one of equals, a new company name will be found. Both boards of directors have unanimously approved the merger. Shareholders of the original companies (pre-merger) will each own 50% of the new combined company when the transaction is completed. The hope is that there will be about US$150 million in cost savings for the first two years of the new company. The merger is expected to be completed near the end of 2014 after shareholder and regulator approvals.

Nuts and Bolts: How the Two Companies Stack Up


RFMD and TriQuint have some unique strengths and capabilitie...

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