Zarlink Semiconductor Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Semiconductors Company

Zarlink Semiconductor has acquired 2 companies of its own. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Zarlink Semiconductor’s largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired Legerity Holdings for $135M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2011, when it sold Legerity Holdings to Microsemi for $525M. Zarlink Semiconductor has acquired in 1 US state. The Company’s most targeted sectors include semiconductors (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity2
    • M&A Buy Activity1
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Zarlink Semiconductor, Inc.

400 March Road,
Ottawa, Ontario K2K 3H4
(613) 592-0200

Zarlink Semiconductor, Inc. is a mixed-signal chip technologies for a broad range of communication and medical applications. Zarlink’s core capabilities included timing solutions that manage time-sensitive communication applications over wireless and wired networks, line circuits supporting high-quality voice services over cable and broadband connections, and ultra low-power radios enabling new wireless medical devices and therapies.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1
vol $135M $135M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1
vol $525M $525M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Legerity Holdings, Inc. 2011-10-12 525M USD Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas
Legerity Holdings, Inc. 2007-06-25 135M USD Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Semiconductors 1 (100%) 135M (100%) 1 (100%) 525M (100%)
Total 1 $135M 1 $525M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 1 135M 1 525M
  Texas 1 135M 1 525M
Total 1 $135M 1 $525M

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $135M
Largest Legerity Holdings, Inc.
$135M (2007-06-25)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $525M
Largest Legerity Holdings, Inc.
$525M (2011-10-12)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
2 100%
Divested to
1 100%

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