Aabar ties up with Korean firm for Hynix bid
Seoul, August 25, 2011
Abu Dhabi state-owned fund Aabar has teamed up with South Korea's STX Corporation to bid for the world's No. 2 memory chipmaker Hynix Semiconductor, a source said.
'Aabar is fine-tuning investment details with STX and three or four small funds will come along with it,' the source revealed on Wednesday.
The Aabar-STX collaboration comes as the sale of Hynix is in doubt with shareholders yet to agree bid structure.-Reuters