Semtech Corporation Confirms Discussions Regarding a Potential Transaction with Sierra Wireless

August 2, 2022 at 12:00:00 EST

CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading global supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, today confirmed that it has engaged in advanced discussions regarding a potential transaction with Sierra Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: SWIR) at a price of US$31 per share.

No assurance can be given that Semtech will determine to continue such discussions or enter into any definitive agreement regarding any transaction or, if executed, whether any such transaction would be consummated. Semtech does not intend to make any further press release or announcement regarding these matters unless and until it enters into a binding, definitive agreement with respect thereto.

About Semtech

Semtech Corporation is a leading global supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for infrastructure, high-end consumer and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. Semtech is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.

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Julie McGee
Semtech Chief Marketing Officer
(503) 830-3306
jmcgee@semtech.com

Source: Semtech Corporation