October 29, according to foreign media reports, after Nvidia announced the proposed $40 billion acquisition Arm、AMD announced the proposed $35 billion acquisition of Sailingsi,The chip industry is expected to see another big acquisition, and Marvell's $10 billion acquisition of inphi is close to completion.
The foreign media quoted sources as saying the deal Marvell the Inphi was close to being reached, a source familiar with potential deals.
According to foreign media reports, Marvell's purchase of inphi is about $10 billion, which will be conducted in the form of cash and shares, of which 60% will pay for stocks and the rest will be paid in cash.
The unnamed source also said Marvell's purchase of inphi could be announced as soon as Thursday local time.
There have been a number of acquisitions in the chip industry with an amount of more than $10 billion this year. On July 13, analog devices announced on its official website that they had reached a final acquisition agreement with Maxim. Shareholders of Maxim's common stock will receive 0.63 shares of analog devices common stock per share, with a transaction valuation of $20.9 billion.
On September 13, NVIDIA announced on its official website that it had reached a final agreement with Softbank group, the owner of arm, to acquire arm in the form of cash and stock, with a transaction value of $40 billion.