Blocking of Broadcom-Qualcomm tie-up highlights 5G security fears

The unusual move by President Donald Trump blocking a proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Singapore-based chip rival Broadcom highlights growing concerns about the rise of Chinese competitors in the telecom sector and related national security issues.

Blocking of Broadcom-Qualcomm tie-up highlights 5G security fears

The unusual move by President Donald Trump blocking a proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Singapore-based chip rival Broadcom highlights growing concerns about the rise of Chinese competitors in ...

Tue 13 Mar 18 from Phys.org

Trump blocks Broadcom takeover bid for Qualcomm

President Donald Trump blocked Singapore chipmaker Broadcom from pursuing a hostile takeover of U.S. rival Qualcomm, ruling the proposed combination would imperil national security.

Tue 13 Mar 18 from Phys.org

Donald Trump blocked Broadcom’s bid for Qualcomm

Mon 12 Mar 18 from MIT Technology Review

Tech’s biggest takeover could be blocked by the US government, Tue 6 Mar 18 from MIT Technology Review

Trump blocks Broadcom’s $117 billion bid for Qualcomm out of national security concerns, a highly unusual move

Experts say the government's investigation into the hostile takeover has been unusual in its speed and intensity, a sign that the United States is growing increasingly concerned about putting ...

Mon 12 Mar 18 from The Washington Post

US could block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm, officials warn

US officials are warning they could recommend against Singapore-based Broadcom's mega-acquisition of smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm on national security grounds.

Mon 12 Mar 18 from Phys.org

Broadcom speeds HQ move to US amid security review

Singapore-based chipmaker Broadcom said Monday that it would complete moving its headquarters to the United States by April 3, ahead of a planned shareholder vote by takeover target Qualcomm.

Mon 12 Mar 18 from Phys.org

CFIUS: The powerful sheriff policing US tech’s megadeal

Fri 9 Mar 18 from MIT Technology Review

Qualcomm requests national security review of Broadcom bid

US chipmaker Qualcomm postponed its annual shareholders' meeting after secretly requesting a national security review of Broadcom's bid to take over the company, the Singapore-based Broadcom ...

Mon 5 Mar 18 from Phys.org

Bruising Qualcomm-Broadcom battle heads for showdown

With a potential for the biggest-ever deal in the tech sector at stake, Qualcomm shareholders will have their say on a hostile bid for the US mobile chip giant by Singapore-based rival Broadcom.

Sun 4 Mar 18 from Phys.org

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