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What happened at Qualcomm?

Released Tuesday, 1st May 2018
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The Trump administration blocked chipmaker Broadcom's bid to acquire rival Qualcomm on the grounds of national security. But how did the San Diego-based company become the target in the first place? And who will ultimately own the mobile technology of the future? 

With FT reporters James Fontanella-Khan and Tim Bradshaw.

News review clips: C-Span, Fox News. 

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National Security and the potential of a Monopoly have always spearheaded reasons of failures of a merger/takeover and rightfully so. Broadcom is a beast and I don’t there is a doubt that this business deal would be profitable for both parties and manufacturing communities in both Singapore and the USA, but a foreign entity whose board members are non citizens/residents wouldn’t place the USA first. Not now or ever!
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