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ARM agrees to $32B buyout from Japan's SoftBank

JEDEC SmartBrief | Jul 18, 2016

Sprint owner SoftBank has agreed to purchase UK-based ARM Holdings -- a leading designer of chips for wireless devices and the internet of things -- for $32 billion in cash. The Japanese company said it will expand ARM's presence in Britain, double the workforce and maintain its senior management. VentureBeat (07/18) The Associated Press (07/18) The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (07/18)


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