Deutsche Bank appointed as depositary bank for the NASDAQ-Listed American Depositary Receipt program of BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited
Deutsche Bank today announced its appointment as depositary bank for the NASDAQ-Listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program of BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited (BCD).
BCD is a leading China-based provider of analog integrated circuits (ICs), specializing in the design, manufacture and sale of a broad range of power management semiconductors to the large, and expanding Asian electronics industry. The company currently offers a diversified and expanding portfolio of over 300 products, including power management ICs within the following subcategories: linear, AC/DC and DC/DC. BCD employs a large and growing base of over 290 engineers, 83 of whom focus on analog design.*
Akbar Poonawala, Head of Global Equity Services at Deutsche Bank said, “We are delighted to be BCD’s depositary bank of choice. This appointment underscores Deutsche Bank’s commitment to the People's Republic of China and we look forward to ensuring that the company’s shareholders receive the highest level of service.”
*Source: BCD Semiconductor Manufacturing Limited. (January 2011)
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