Cymer Shareholders Approve Merger with ASML
ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ: ASML) today announced
that Cymer, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYMI) stockholders voted to approve the
previously announced merger agreement, dated October 16, 2012, among
Cymer, ASML Holding NV and certain affiliates of ASML, at the special
meeting of Cymer stockholders held on 5 February 2013.
More than 82 percent of the shares outstanding and 99 percent of the
votes cast at the special meeting were voted in favor of the merger
Completion of the merger remains subject to customary closing
conditions, including expiration or termination of the applicable
waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and receipt of approvals
under other foreign competition laws.