NXP Semiconductors NV was incorporated in the Netherlands as a Dutch private company with limited liability under the name KASLION Acquisition B.V. on August 2, 2006. In August 2010, the Company made an initial public offering of 34 million shares of its common stock and listed its common stock on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. The Company is a semiconductor company and a long-standing supplier in the industry. It provides High-Performance Mixed-Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its deep application insight and its technology and manufacturing expertise in security, interface, RF, analog, power management and digital processing products. Its product solutions are used in automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. The Company operates in over 25 countries, with research and development activities in Asia, Europe and the United States, and manufacturing facilities in Asia and Europe. The Company sells two categories of products, High Performance Mixed Signal product solutions and Standard Products. The first category, which consists of differentiated application-specific High Performance Mixed Signal semiconductors and system solutions, accounted for 76% of its total product revenue in 2013. The second of its product categories, Standard Products, accounted for 24% of its total product revenue in 2013, and consists of devices that can be incorporated in many different types of electronics equipment. The Company competes with Analog Devices Inc., Atmel Corporation, Entropic Communications Inc., Fairchild Semiconductors International Inc., Freescale, Infineon, International Rectifier Corporation, Linear Technology Corporation, Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., MaxLinear, Renesas, ON Semiconductor Corporation, Power Integrations Inc., ROHM Co., Ltd., Silicon Laboratories Inc., STMicroelectronics and Texas Instruments Incorporated.