ASML is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment. Headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, ASML employs more than 14,000 people.
VELDHOVEN, the Netherlands, 4 July 2016 – ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) today announces that it has successfully placed two Eurobond offerings for an aggregate amount of EUR 1.5 billion Senior Notes, consisting of EUR 500 million of bonds due 2022 and EUR 1.0 billion of bonds due 2026. The transaction is expected to settle on 7 July 2016.
VELDHOVEN, the Netherlands, and HSINCHU, Taiwan, 16 June 2016 – ASML Holding NV [ASML], a leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, and Hermes Microvision, Inc. (HMI) [3658TT], a leading supplier of pattern verification systems used for advanced semiconductor devices, announce that they have entered into an agreement under which ASML will acquire all outstanding shares of HMI in a cash transaction valued at about TWD 100 billion (approximately EUR 2.75 billion at current exchange rates).