Nvidia potential acquisition of Mellanox Technologies would be its biggest ever

As per a source Nvidia has outbid Intel Corp for Mellanox. The deal assumes strategic importance since it will reduce Nvidia’s dependency on the gaming industry for its revenues. As per a source familiar with the matter at hand, Nvidia Corp is close to acquiring Mellanox Technologies Ltd for more than $7 billion. The potential…

China’s ZTE Corp loses $3 billion market capitalization after it agrees to pay U.S. fine

ZTE’s strategic move will, at least in the short run, allow it to resume operations and start sourcing components from the U.S. It is to be seen how the Trump Administration navigates ZTE’s stigma of posing as a national security threat to the U.S. in the Congress. On Wednesday, Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp saw…

Naspers generates $9.8 billion by selling 2% of its stake in China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd

Naspers said the sale was for strengthening its balance sheet and to boost growth in its e-commerce business. On Friday, Naspers, a South Africa-based multinational internet and media group, stated it has raised $9.8 billion by selling 2% of its holdings in China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd. A move, it described as being aimed at strengthening…

Trading in shares of Samsung Electronics to be halted before 50:1 split

Although the exact date of the halting of shares is yet to be disclosed by Samsung Electronics, on Monday, at South Korea’s Kospi index, the conglomerate accounted for nearly 20% of the index’s market capitalization. On Monday, South Korea’s stock exchange stated, trading in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s shares, Asia’s fourth most valuable stock, will…