Thursday 28 April 2011
Powerchip plans fundraising
Taiwan-based Powerchip Technology's board of directors has approved plans to issue up to 800 million new shares, which will be sold either domestically or packaged for a GDR offeri...
Thursday 17 March 2011
Gintech ranks as most profitable Taiwan solar-cell firm
Gintech Energy has reported net profits of NT$4.325 billion (US$146 million), or NT$13.43 per share, for 2010, making it the most profitable among Taiwan's solar cell companies.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Chicony to invest in LED chipmaker Genesis
Taiwan-based EMS provider Chicony Electronics will acquire 13.3 million new shares issued by Genesis Photonics, a Taiwan-based maker of LED epitaxial wafers and chips, for private...
Friday 11 February 2011
Kingston to buy NT$96 million stake in JMicron
JMicron Technology has confirmed it will draw investment from Kingston Technology. According to a resolution passed by JMicron's board of directors on February 10, Kingston will purchase...
Thursday 27 January 2011
Inventec takes 47.97% share of solar cell maker E-Ton
Inventec has announced that it will invest NT$5.06 billion (US$174.27 million) to acquire a 47.97% stake in solar cell maker E-Ton Solar Tech. Inventec will purchase 230 million shares...
Thursday 27 January 2011
Foxconn backs out of E-Ton private placement deal
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on the morning of January 27 announced that it is no longer participating in E-Ton Solar Tech's new share private placement, citing...
Monday 24 January 2011
Kingston reportedly to buy stake in SSD controller firm JMicron
Memory module supplier Kingston Technology will likely subscribe to a private placement of JMicron Technology, which specializes in controller chips for solid-state drives (SSD),...
Friday 21 January 2011
E-Ton passes fundraiser proposal after marathon shareholders meeting
Solar cell maker E-Ton Solar Tech on January 20 held a special investors meeting to pass a proposal to raise NT$12 billion (US$412.1 million) within a one-year period. However, due...
Monday 17 January 2011
HannStar to draw investment from Supreme, Winbond
IC distributor Supreme Electronics, which recently began distributing small- to medium-size LCD panels from HannStar Display, has announced plans to purchase 12 million HannStar shares...
Thursday 30 December 2010
Aide Solar to list on TSE after issuing private placement
PV module supplier Aide Solar Energy, a China-based subsidiary under Taiwan's Panjit Group, will launch a private placement before trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE), according...
Wednesday 29 December 2010
PCB maker TPT expects flat or slight growth in 1Q11 revenues
Taiwan-based PCB maker Taiwan PCB Techvest (TPT) expects revenues to stay flat or grow slightly on quarter in the first quarter of 2011, judging from current order visibility. Demand...
Tuesday 28 December 2010
Formosa attracts Mitsui to become its largest shareholder through private placement
Taiwan-based LED chipmaker Formosa Epitaxy has announced that Japan-based Mitsui & Co will become its largest shareholder with a 15% stake through private placement.
Monday 27 December 2010
FIC cancels private placement fundraising for the time being
First International Computer (FIC), a second-tier maker of PCs and consumer electronics, has canceled a plan to raise NT$1.3 billion (US$42.6 million) by issuing 100 million new shares...
Friday 24 December 2010
E-Ton to issue new shares through private placement
The board of directors of E-Ton Solar Tech on December 23 approved the issue of up to 300 million shares of common stock through private placement. The solar cell maker expects to...
Friday 8 October 2010
ProMOS to raise funds through private placement and sale of securities, says paper
ProMOS Technologies plans to raise up to US$50 million from the sale of securities directly to a limited number of investors at the end of 2010, and also issue up to 700 million new...