New York, United States of America, August 5, 2010 — NXP Semiconductors N.V. (Nasdaq: NXPI) announced today that its initial public offering of 34,000,000 shares of common stock will be priced at $14 per share. The shares are scheduled to begin trading tomorrow, August 6, 2010, on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “NXPI.” The offering’s underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to 5,100,000 additional shares of common stock at the initial public offering price. The bookrunners for the offering (in alphabetical order) are:
|Credit Suisse||Goldman, Sachs & Co.||Morgan Stanley|
|BofA Merrill Lynch||Barclays Capital|
A registration statement relating to these securities has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. This offering is being made solely by means of a prospectus. Copies of the final prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from: Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10010, United States, Prospectus Department, Phone: +1 212 325 2000, Fax: +1 212 325 6665; Goldman, Sachs & Co., 200 West Street, New York, New York 10282, United States, Prospectus Department, Phone: +1 866 471 2526, Fax: +1 212 902 9316; Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, 1585 Broadway, New York, New York 10036, United States, Prospectus Department, Phone: +1 212 761 4000, Fax: +1 212 761 0086; BofA Merrill Lynch, 4 World Financial Center, New York, New York 10080, United States, Prospectus Department, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Barclays Capital Inc., c/o Broadridge Integrated Distribution Services, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, United States, E-mail: Barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com, Phone: +1 888 603-5847.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy. No sale of these securities may take place in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
European Economic Area
This document does not constitute an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to purchase any common stock in the European Economic Area. In relation to each member state of the European Economic Area which has implemented the Prospectus Directive, as defined below (each, a “Relevant Member State”), with effect from and including the date on which the Prospectus Directive is implemented in that Relevant Member State (the “Relevant Implementation Date”), the offering of common stock will not be made to the public in that Relevant Member State, except, with effect from and including the Relevant Implementation Date:
(i) to qualified investors (as defined in the Prospectus Directive or implementing legislation in the Relevant Member State) ("Qualified Investors");
(ii) to fewer than 100 natural or legal persons (other than Qualified Investors); or
(iii) in any other circumstances which do not require the publication by NXP of a prospectus pursuant to Article 3 of the Prospectus Directive.
For the purposes of this provision and when used elsewhere in this announcement, the expression an “offer of common stock to the public”, or any similar expression, in relation to any common stock in any Relevant Member State means the communication in any form and by any means of sufficient information on the terms of the offering and the common stock to be offered so as to enable an investor to decide to purchase or subscribe for the common stock, as the same may be varied in the Relevant Member State by any measure implementing the Prospectus Directive in that Relevant Member State. The expression “Prospectus Directive” when used in this announcement means Directive 2003/71/EC and includes any relevant implementing measure in each Relevant Member State.
This press release is not for distribution to any Italian person or any address in the Republic of Italy.
About NXP Semiconductors
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (Nasdaq: NXPI) provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. Headquartered in Europe, the company has approximately 28,000 employees working in more than 25 countries and posted sales of USD 3.8 billion in 2009.