The 2014 annual honor roll of the Fab 50 companies are rated the best of Asia-Pacific’s biggest publicly traded companies.
Taipei, August 29, 2014– Taipei, Taiwan August 29, 2014 – Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (TAIEX: 2311, NYSE: ASX) proudly announced today that it has been listed in Forbes magazine’s 2014 Asia Fab 50 companies. In addition, ASE is the only company from Taiwan that made the list.
According to Forbes, The Fab 50 is chosen from a pool of 1,300 companies in the Asia Pacific region that have at least $3 billion in market capitalization or annual revenue. These companies were analyzed and chosen based on a long series of performance measures, each company’s outlook as well as various factors, resulting in a list of the region’s best of the best.
ASE continues to lead the semiconductor industry with its cutting edge IC packaging and System-in-Package, material and test technologies. The company is a key player in providing the design, manufacturing and enabling of many electronic end products including smartphones, PCs, tablets, game consoles, security chipcards, automotive sensors, entertainment systems and many more.
As an industry leader, ASE is also the first company in Asia to issue Green Bond to raise $300 million to improve energy and water efficiency. This effort is part of ASE’s comprehensive corporate social responsibility to incorporate sustainability programs in its business model and organization.
About ASE Group
The ASE Group is the world's largest provider of independent semiconductor manufacturing services in assembly, test, materials and design manufacturing. As a global leader geared towards meeting the industry’s ever growing needs for faster, smaller and higher performance chips, the Group develops and offers a wide portfolio of technology and solutions including IC test program design, front-end engineering test, wafer probe, wafer bump, substrate design and supply, wafer level package, flip chip, system-in-package, final test and electronic manufacturing services through Universal Scientific Industrial Co Ltd, a member of the ASE Group. The Group generated sales revenues of US$7.4 billion in 2013 and currently employs 66,000 people worldwide. For more information about the ASE Group, visit www.aseglobal.com.