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ASML to buy chip light maker Cymer for $2.5 billion
October 17, 2012 / 5:20 AM / 5 years ago

ASML to buy chip light maker Cymer for $2.5 billion

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - ASML (ASML.AS), the world’s top chip equipment maker, said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy Cymer Inc CYMI.O, a U.S.-listed supplier of lithography light sources, for 1.95 billion euros ($2.5 billion) to speed up the development of a new chip manufacturing technology. ($1 = 0.7679 euros)

Reporting by Gilbert Kreijger; Editing by Edwina Gibbs

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