KEMET Corporation

Karen Rogge Joins Rambus Board of Directors

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:00pm

b'SAN JOSE, Calif., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS), a provider of industry-leading chips and silicon IP making data faster and safer, today announced the addition of Karen Rogge to its Board of Directors.\nMs.

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  • b'SAN JOSE, Calif., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS), a provider of industry-leading chips and silicon IP making data faster and safer, today announced the addition of Karen Rogge to its Board of Directors.\nMs.
  • Ms. Rogge has served as a board director at Kemet Corporation, acquired by Yageo, and AeroCentury Corporation.
  • Earlier in her career, she held executive positions in finance and operations at Hewlett Packard.\n"We are excited to welcome Karen to the Rambus board," said Chuck Kissner, chairman of the Rambus Board of Directors.
  • "She brings valuable board of director experience, expertise and insights to support the company\'s strategic direction and ongoing growth.

Global Capacitor Market, Technology Landscape, Trends and Opportunities Report 2021: Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor and Supercapacitors are Creating Significant Potential - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 2:40pm

The rising wave of new technologies, such as multilayer ceramic capacitor and supercapacitors are creating significant potential in electric vehicle application and driving the demand for capacitor technologies.

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  • The rising wave of new technologies, such as multilayer ceramic capacitor and supercapacitors are creating significant potential in electric vehicle application and driving the demand for capacitor technologies.
  • In capacitor market, various technologies, such as aluminum, ceramic, tantalum, paper & film, and supercapacitors are used in various industries.
  • Increasing demand for consumer and wearable electronics and growth in electric vehicles are creating new opportunities for various capacitor technologies.
  • This report analyzes technology maturity, degree of disruption, competitive intensity, market potential, and other parameters of various technologies in the capacitor market.

The passive electronic components market is expected to register a CAGR of approximately 4.2% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025)

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 4:40pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The passive electronic components market is expected to register a CAGR of approximately 4.2% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025).

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The passive electronic components market is expected to register a CAGR of approximately 4.2% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025).
  • - Furthermore, the PCB miniaturization, advancements in semiconductor and circuit architectures paved way for demand for capacitors in smartphones to increase.
  • The competitive landscape of the Passive Electronic Components Market is fragmented owing to the presence of several market players globally.
  • - March 2020 - KEMET launched a new family of metal composite power inductors to address the stringent demands of the automotive market.

KEMET and Yageo Complete Merger

Monday, June 15, 2020 - 1:34pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced the completion of the acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327).

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced the completion of the acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327).
  • As a result of the transaction, KEMET is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yageo, and KEMETs common stock is no longer listed on any public market.
  • KEMET as part of the Yageo family will be well positioned to continue as a leading global provider of passive electronic components.
  • This communication includes forward-looking statements relating to the merger between KEMET and Yageo, including financial estimates and statements as to the completion and effects of the merger.

KEMET Receives Final Regulatory Approval for Pending Acquisition by Yageo Corporation

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 9:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that, in connection with the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327), the parties received the final regulatory approval that is a condition to closing of such transaction from the Investment Commission, Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taiwan.

Key Points: 
  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that, in connection with the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327), the parties received the final regulatory approval that is a condition to closing of such transaction from the Investment Commission, Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taiwan.
  • At the Investor Relations section of our web site at http://www.KEMET.com/IR, users may subscribe to KEMET news releases and find additional information about our Company.
  • KEMET offers our customers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry, along with an expanding range of sensors, actuators and electromagnetic compatibility solutions.
  • KEMET undertakes no obligation to update publicly any of these forward-looking statements to reflect new information, future events or otherwise.

KEMET Publishes Second Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:45pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation(KEMET or the Company) (NYSE: KEM) a leading global supplier of electronic components, released its 2019 Corporate Sustainability Report (CSR), demonstrating its mission in making the world a better, safer, and more connected place to live.

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation(KEMET or the Company) (NYSE: KEM) a leading global supplier of electronic components, released its 2019 Corporate Sustainability Report (CSR), demonstrating its mission in making the world a better, safer, and more connected place to live.
  • The report includes KEMETs global environmental, social, and governance (ESG) activities, sustainability strategy, and progress towards the Companys environmental and social responsibility goals for 2020.
  • At the center of this movement is the fight against climate change and KEMET accelerated its internal initiatives to reduce its greenhouse gas footprint.
  • To learn more about KEMET and its sustainability initiatives, download the full report at https://www.kemet.com/en/us/about/sustainability.html .

KEMET Announces Date for Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 9:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) announced today that on Thursday, May 14, 2020, the Company will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 and will hold a conference call to discuss the earnings release at 9:00 AM (EDT) on that date.

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) announced today that on Thursday, May 14, 2020, the Company will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 and will hold a conference call to discuss the earnings release at 9:00 AM (EDT) on that date.
  • To access the call via telephone, participants in the United States should dial 1-800-416-8033, and participants outside the United States should dial 1-706-643-0979.
  • Participants can view a corresponding presentation from the KEMET website at www.kemet.com by clicking on the conference call link in the Investor Relations section of the website.
  • A replay of the conference call will be available until midnight, May 28, 2020, through the same link.

KEMET Provides Regulatory Update for Pending Acquisition by Yageo Corporation

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 1:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that, in connection with the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327), the parties received a notice from the Anti-Monopoly Bureau of the State Administration for Market Regulation in China (SAMR) of its unconditional approval of the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo under the Anti-Monopoly Law of China.

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that, in connection with the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327), the parties received a notice from the Anti-Monopoly Bureau of the State Administration for Market Regulation in China (SAMR) of its unconditional approval of the pending acquisition of KEMET by Yageo under the Anti-Monopoly Law of China.
  • The remaining required regulatory approval to consummate the transaction is approval from the Investment Commission, Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taiwan.
  • At the Investor Relations section of our web site at http://www.KEMET.com/IR, users may subscribe to KEMET news releases and find additional information about our Company.
  • KEMET undertakes no obligation to update publicly any of these forward- looking statements to reflect new information, future events or otherwise.

KEMET Introduces Metal Composite Power Inductors for Automotive Applications

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:45pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation(KEMET or the Company) (NYSE: KEM) a leading global supplier of electronic components, has launched a new family of metal composite power inductors to address the stringent demands of the automotive market.

Key Points: 
  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation(KEMET or the Company) (NYSE: KEM) a leading global supplier of electronic components, has launched a new family of metal composite power inductors to address the stringent demands of the automotive market.
  • The new power inductors provide efficient power conversion while minimizing Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) and are ideal for use in DC to DC switching power supplies for the growing number of Electronic Control Units (ECUs) found in automotive systems.
  • The MPXV series inductors metal composite core has class-leading high permeability to meet these requirements.
  • To learn more about the companys metal composite power inductors visit www.kemet.com/metcom .

KEMET Stockholders Approve Proposed Acquisition by Yageo

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that its stockholders have voted to approve the proposed acquisition by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327).

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (KEMET) (NYSE: KEM) today announced that its stockholders have voted to approve the proposed acquisition by Yageo Corporation (Yageo) (TAIEX: 2327).
  • Frank G. Brandenberg, Chairman of the KEMET Board of Directors, said, On behalf of the KEMET Board of Directors, I would like to thank our stockholders for their support of this transaction.
  • Under the terms of the merger agreement, which was announced in November 2019, upon consummation of the transaction, KEMET stockholders will be entitled to receive $27.20 in cash for each share of KEMET common stock they own.
  • This communication includes forward-looking statements relating to the proposed merger between KEMET and Yageo, including financial estimates and statements as to the expected timing, completion and effects of the proposed merger.