#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/cash-e1432539328350.jpg"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-158781" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/cash-300x200.jpg" alt="cash" width="300" height="200" /></a>In further signs of consolidation</strong> in the semiconductor industry, US firm Diodes said it is buying Pericom Semi in a deal worth around $400 million.</p>
<p>Diodes makes discrete, logic and analogue semiconductors while Pericom supplies connectivity and timing products.</p>
<p>Pericom’s board of directors said the deal, if it gains approval, will produce a company with revenues of around a billion and gross profits of £337 million.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/chips/diodes-buys-pericom" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>