First six months’ earnings up 22% to €6.7M (+9.1%) but operating income of €2.6m is down by 7%.
$3.2BN deal creates giant photonics company employing 25,000 people across 70 locations.
Israel-based provider of optical modules for data center connectivity benefits from investment led by Intel Capital.
€4M funding tranche will enable fabless company to accelerate industrialization of silicon photonics technology.
Glass giant warns that disruption in displays and communications sectors will hit sales in current quarter.
Group works council believes identified 'synergies' will mean significant job cuts in Germany.
New home for former Concept Laser additive manufacturing division expected to employ 700 once complete.
Designer of diffractive waveguides for augmented reality closes out oversubscribed series C venture round.
Semiconductor sector crash continues in the first half of 2019 as market posts worst figures for a decade.
Partnership with the auto giant's motorsports division looks to advance laser additive manufacturing techniques.
New investment in optical transceiver developer led by Intel Capital plus new backers Swisscom and AJU IB.
Sensor maker ams cleared to bring forward its €4.3 BN offer, but influential German union criticizes the potential deal.