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Milestones
July 1998
The Company’s incorporation registration was approved with an authorized capital of NT$6,000,000 and a paid-in capital of NT$6,000,000.
July 1998
First directors and supervisors were elected.
October 1998
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$190,430,000 by cash. The authorized capital reached NT$300,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$196,430,000.
November 1998
3 The technology development, and verification of quality and reliability of were completed for 30V~700V MOSFET.
January 1999
The Industrial Development Bureau issued the letter of approval qualifying for the scope of application of the requirements for Important Technology Enterprise.
March 1999
The Company began production and sale of 30V~700V MOSFET with a defect-free rate 97%.
April 1999
The technology development, and verification of quality and reliability of were completed for 400V~1,600V IGBT.
September 1999
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$10,000,000.
October 1999
The Company passed ISO-9001 Certification.
January 2000
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$303,570,000 by cash. The authorized capital reached NT$500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$500,000,000.
July 2000
The Securities and Futures Commission, Ministry of Finance approved the supplemental public issuance.
June 2001
The LV MOSFET applied in L series of P4 VRM was announced.
September 2001
P Channel MOSFET were developed.
October 2001
The letter of approval confirming the qualification as a Newly Emerging, Important and Strategic Industries was issued by the Industrial Development Bureau.
October 2001
The letter of approval confirming the qualification as a Newly Emerging, Important and Strategic Industries was issued by the Industrial Development Bureau.
March 2002
The MOSFET applied in PDA and SOT 23 Package of portable products was announced.
April 2002
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$50,000,000.
December 2002
The 40V Dual N Channel MOSFET applied in LCD Monitor was announced.
January 2003
The Dual N Channel MOSFET applied in the integrated Schottky of mobile phone chargers and component of P Channel MOSFET and in the built-in electrostatic protection circuit of lithium battery protection circuit were announced.
February 2003
The N+P Channel MOSFET applied in the DIP-8 Package of LCD Monitor was announced.
March 2003
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$100,000,000.
March 2003
The multi-chip 2N+2P Channel SO-8 MOSFET applied in 17-inch or more LCD Monitor was announced.
April 2003
The 450V, 150A SO-8 Package IGBT of digital cameras was announced.
June 2003
The Company registered on the Emerging Stock Market and traded over the counter.
September 2003
The Company applied for listing on the GreTai Securities Market.
December 2003
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$37,890,000,000 by earnings and employee bonus. The authorized capital reached NT$650,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$537,890,000
January 2004
The Securities and Futures Commission, Ministry of Finance approved stocks listed on the GreTai Securities Market.
April 2004
Listed on the GreTai Securities Market in April 15, 2004.
August 2004
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$104,263,500 by earnings and employee bonus. The authorized capital reached NT$1,000,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$642,153,500.
October 2004
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$200,000,000.
May 2005
The Company acquired technology patents from International Rectifier Corporation, including U.S. Patient No. 4,642,666、 No. 4,680,853、 No. 4,705,759、 No. 4,789,882、 No. 4,959,699、 No. 4,974,059、 No. 5,008,725、 No. 5,130,767、 No. 5,191,396 and No. 5,338,961.
May 2005
The Board of Directors was authorized by the Shareholders’ Meeting to complete the private placement of preferred stock within one year from the resolution date of the Shareholders’ Meeting without exceeding 2,050,000 shares approved by the Board.
July 2005
The record date for capital increase by private placement of preferred stock was set on July 27, 2005. Each share was issued at a premium of NT$31.92. The authorized capital was NT$1,000,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$662,643,500 after the capital increase.
August 2005
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$300,000,000.
September 2005
The Company signed a patent license agreement with International Rectifier Corporation and acquired U.S. and Japanese Patient No. 6,198,265, No. 5,818,214, No. 2,905,459, No. 4,786,826, No. 6,924,626, No. 6,577,518, and No. 5,977,630.
October 2005
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$97,979,950 by earnings and employee bonus. The authorized capital was NT$1,000,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$764,423,450.
October 2005
The Company carried out a capital increase by issuing new shares. Each share was issued at a premium of NT$20, and a total of NT$ 260,000,000 raised. The authorized capital was NT$1,000,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$894,423,450 after the capital increase.
August 2006
The sales performance for a single month achieved NT$400,000,000.
August 2006
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$151,331,520 by earnings and employee bonus. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$898,043,450.
November 2006
The Company signed a patent license agreement with International Rectifier Corporation and acquired the license of packaging technology of DirectFET MOSFET products.
April 2007
The Company issued domestic secured convertible bonds for the first time and raised a total of NT$400,000,000..
May 2007
The Board of Directors was authorized by the Shareholders’ Meeting to complete the private placement of ordinary stock within one year from the resolution date of the Shareholders’ Meeting without exceeding 2,670,000 shares approved by the Board.
August 2007
The record date for capital increase by private placement of preferred stock was set on August 13, 2007. Each share was issued at a premium of NT$49.
September 2007
The Company carried out a capital increase of a total of NT$92,303,400 by earnings and employee bonus and NT$26,700,000 by private placement of ordinary stock. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,174,441,110.
August 2008
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$98,999,540 by earnings and employee bonus. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,298,866,850.
October 2008
The Company carried out a capital reduction of NT$17,980,000 via buyback treasury stocks nullifying. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$1,284,856,850.
December 2008
The Company carried out a capital reduction of NT$30,000,000 via buyback treasury stocks nullifying. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$1,254,856,850.
February 2009
The record date for obtained the shares via transfer from Advanced Microelectronic Products Inc. through issuance of 7,300,000 new shares was set on February 12, 2009. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,328,156,850 after the capital increase.
September 2009
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$52,374,270 by earnings. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,382,231,120.
December 2009
Per 29 October 2009 Letter No. Financial-Supervisory-Securities-Firms-0980057524 of the Financial Supervisory Commission, the Company was approved to stop going from OTC market to TWSE. In addition, per 30 October 2009 Letter No. Taiwan-Stock-Listing-0980027674 of the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation and 24 November 2009 Letter No. Securities-TPEx-Supervision-0980028744 of the Taipei Exchange, the stocks of the Company were approved to be listed and traded in TWSE from December 11, 2009.
June 2010
The Company issued domestic secured convertible bonds for the second and third time and raised a total of NT400,000,000.
September 2010
The Company carried out a capital increase of NT$41,381,490 by earnings. The authorized capital was NT$1,500,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,436,214,370.
November 2010
The authorized capital increased to NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital reached NT$1,439,638,940.
November 2011
Per Letter No. Financial-Supervisory-Securities-Firms-1000053285 of the Financial Supervisory Commission, the Company file for effective registration of issuance of 2011employee stock option certificates as a total of2,500unit, and the number of shares per unit such employees may subscribe to was1,000 shares as a total of 2,500,000shares of ordinary shares may be subscribed.
September 2012
The Company carried out a capital reduction of NT$35,000,000 via buyback treasury stocks nullifying. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$1,408,958,940.
April 2013
The Company carried out a capital reduction of NT$24,100,000 via buyback treasury stocks nullifying. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$1,384,858,940.
May 2013
The Board of Directors was authorized by the Shareholders’ Meeting to complete the private placement of ordinary stock within one year from the resolution date of the Shareholders’ Meeting without exceeding 40,000,000 shares approved by the Board.
August 2013
The record date for capital increase by private placement of preferred stock was set on September 13, 2013.Each share was issued at a premium of NT$10.20.
August 2013
The Company was notified that Merit Alliance Investment Limited purchased the Company’s ordinary shares through a tender offer.
October 2013
The Company was notified that Merit Alliance Investment Limited’s purchase of the Company’s ordinary shares through a tender offer had reached the minimum purchase quantity and conditions of tender offer had been achieved.
January 2014
The Company convened the 1st Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting on January 17, 2014 for the seventh Directors and Supervisors election.
January 2014
The General Manager resigned from the Company, and the President Teng, Fu-Chi held concurrent post.
June 2014
The Company’s 1st Audit Committee was established.
August 2014
The record date for capital increase by the Company’s first-time employee restricted stock awards was set on August 12, 2014 with a total of 1,810,000 shares issued.
July 2015
The Company filed a cancellation of NT$23,000,000 of employee restricted stock awards and carried out a capital reduction of NT$999,279,290. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$816,222.150.
November 2015
The Company filed a cancellation of NT$503,530 of employee restricted stock awards. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$815,718,620.
July 2016
The Company filed a cancellation of NT$161,850 of employee restricted stock awards. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$815,646,570.
November 2016
The Company carried out a capital reduction of NT$3,090,000 via buyback treasury stocks nullifying. The authorized capital was NT$2,000,000,000 and paid-in capital was NT$813,041,490.