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Peter Clarke
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re: Broadcom to buy Israeli startup Broadlight
Peter Clarke   12/15/2011 12:10:40 PM
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It was ever thus. Broadcom made a large number of acquisitions just over a decade ago. As I remember they were usually paid for with "paper." In other words newly-issued stock certificates. This time around it seems that Broadcom is more prepared to, and able to, pay with cash.

Sharath666
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re: Broadcom to buy Israeli startup Broadlight
Sharath666   12/15/2011 12:04:00 PM
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I think the M&A team at Broadcom is working overtime. This is their 6th acquisition in the last 15 months.

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re: Broadcom to buy Israeli startup Broadlight
SylvieBarak   12/14/2011 11:39:54 PM
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Lots of innovation coming out of Israel... as an Israeli, that makes me particularly proud!

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re: Broadcom to buy Israeli startup Broadlight
goafrit   12/14/2011 7:46:07 PM
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This is good - just the name Israel worth that $200m

KB3001
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re: Broadcom to buy Israeli startup Broadlight
KB3001   12/13/2011 9:45:33 PM
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To be added to recent acquisitions of Israeli high-tech firms by US firms.



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