News Archive

Micronas news archive

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Hall Sensors
Extended Hall Switch series simplifies your way to an ISO 26262 compliant system solution

Nov 04, 2016 | Trade News

The first ISO 26262 compliant HAL 15xy Hall Switch series provides superior power consumption, robustness and safety performance and is now available in TO92-UA leaded package.

Under the roof of the TDK Group, Micronas advances the magnetic sensor business

Oct 25, 2016 | Company News

TDK Corporation announces the upcoming integration of Micronas into the TDK Group.

SIX Swiss Exchange approves delisting of Micronas’ shares

Oct 14, 2016 | Ad hoc news

SIX Swiss Exchange has approved Micronas’ request to delist its registered shares (securities identification no. 1 233 742) upon completion of the intended merger with the Swiss subsidiary of TDK Corporation.

Micronas presents a new entry-level sensor solution with advanced diagnostic capabilities

Oct 06, 2016 | Trade News

The HAL 1860 is a value-optimized linear Hall-effect sensor with a ratiometric analog output targeting small stroke rotary and distance measurements for automotive or industrial use.

Micronas calls extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting

Sep 09, 2016 | Ad hoc news

The Board of Directors of Micronas has resolved today to call an extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting in order to resolve on the merger of the Company into the Swiss subsidiary of TDK Corporation.

2016 half-year results published

Jul 21, 2016 | Ad hoc news

Micronas recorded consolidated net sales of CHF 77.4 million in the first half of 2016, 9 percent higher than the figure posted for the first half of 2015.

Micronas involved with two development projects of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Jul 14, 2016 | Company News

Micronas, a TDK group company, is taking part as a consortium partner in not one, but two projects sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Micronas honored with “Quality Excellence Award 2016” from Denso

Jul 05, 2016 | Company News

Thanks to superior product quality which meets the highest demands, Micronas received from its most important customer Denso Corporation the Quality Excellence Award.

Change on Micronas Board of Directors

Jun 28, 2016 | Ad hoc news

Micronas announced today that Mr. Shigenao Ishiguro is resigning with immediate effect from the Board of Directors of Micronas Semiconductor Holding AG.

Micronas and GLYN expand their distribution partnership

May 03, 2016 | Trade News

Micronas, a TDK group company, and GLYN expand their partnership. From now on GLYN GmbH & Co. KG is franchise partner of Micronas GmbH for the distribution of Micronas products within the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) economic region.

Micronas presents sensor solution for multidimensional measurement with integrated decoupling capacitors

Apr 26, 2016 | Trade News

The direct-angle Hall-effect sensors HAC 37xy with superior angular measurement accuracy fulfill the high demands for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) of the automotive industry.

Changes on the Board of Directors and Micronas Group Management

Apr 21, 2016 | Ad hoc news

ZURICH, Switzerland, April 21, 2016 – Following completion of the public takeover offer by TDK Magnetic Field Sensor G.K., Tokyo, for all publicly held registered shares of Micronas Semiconductor Holding AG, changes are planned on the Board of Directors of Micronas.

Micronas certificated for outstanding fire prevention

Apr 19, 2016 | Company News

On Friday, April 15. 2016, the operational headquarters of Micronas in Freiburg, a TDK group company, was SISTA certificated by the insurance company SV SparkassenVersicherung (SV) for outstanding fire protection.

TDK publishes the definitive notice of the end result

Mar 07, 2016 | Ad hoc news

With the publication of the definitive end result TDK Magnetic Field Sensor G.K. (the "Offeror") confirmed today the success rate of 90.48 percent.

TDK releases preliminary end result of public tender offer for Micronas

Mar 02, 2016 | Ad hoc news

TDK Magnetic Field Sensor G.K. announced today that by the end of the additional acceptance period on March 1, 2016, 4:00 p.m. CET, based on preliminary figures, shareholders had tendered 26,153,857 Micronas shares, representing a success rate of 90.48 percent.

Difficult past financial year – Significant benefits expected from takeover by TDK

Feb 19, 2016 | Ad hoc news

In the course of fiscal year 2015 it became apparent that 2015 would be a difficult year for Micronas. At CHF 134.4 million, the Company’s net sales for fiscal 2015 were higher than had been predicted in the press release of October 22, 2015, but were still 15 percent lower than the 2014 figure.

TDK publishes the definitive notice of the interim result

Feb 16, 2016 | Ad hoc news

With the definitive interim result now available TDK Magnetic Field Sensor G.K. (the Offeror) confirmed today the success rate of 82.57 percent and declared the offer to be successful, subject to the satisfaction of certain offer conditions.

TDK releases preliminary interim result of public offer for Micronas

Feb 11, 2016 | Ad hoc news

TDK Corporation announced today that by the end of the offer period on February 10, 2016, 4:00 p.m. CET, based on preliminary figures, shareholders had tendered 23,867,354 Micronas shares, representing a success rate of 82.57 percent.

Clearance by competent merger control authorities of takeover of Micronas by TDK

Feb 08, 2016 | Ad hoc news

Micronas today announced that it has been informed that all prerequisite approvals by the competent merger control authorities for the takeover of Micronas by TDK Corporation have been obtained without any condition or commitment.

Micronas to publish nine-month interim report 2015

Jan 26, 2016 | Ad hoc news

Having announced TDK’s takeover offer on December 17, 2015, Micronas is obliged to prepare and publish an up-to-date interim report dated no more than six months prior to the end of the offer period (February 10, 2016).