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Q: Who is ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.?
A: ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd (“HoldCo”) is jointly formed by Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. ("ASE") and Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. ("SPIL"). Main subsidiaries under ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. include Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc., Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd, and USI Inc. (USI).    Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. and Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd are both the world's leading subcontractors of semiconductor back-end manufacturing services. USI Inc. is one of the global leading EMS (electronics manufacturing services) providers.   ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. is a global corporation with group headquarter located in Taipei, Taiwan. The operational offices and manufacturing facilities of its subsidiaries are located in 3 continents in close proximity to customers and end markets.
 
Q: What is the Group structure?
A: To see the Group structure, please click here
 
Q: How long has ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. been in business?
A: HoldCo was established on April 30, 2018, jointly formed by ASE and SPIL.   ASE and SPIL announced on June 30, 2016 that both companies plan to establish HoldCo. On February 12, 2018, both ASE and SPIL's shareholders have approved the joint share exchange between ASE and SPIL to form HoldCo.   ASE and SPIL were both founded in year 1984. USI was established in year 1974.
 
Q: What is ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.’s revenues breakdown?
A: IC ATM (IC Assembly, Testing, and Material) and EMS (Electronic Manufacturing Services) are two major revenues contributors of HoldCo.   For detailed and latest revenues mix information, please click here
 
Q: In which areas of the semiconductor manufacturing process does ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. compete? And in which areas of the EMS does ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. compete?
A: HoldCo and its subsidiaries have the most comprehensive manufacturing ability and technology portfolio for semiconductor packaging and testing, including wafer probe, packaging, development of customized test program and related hardware, burn-in test, final test, dry pack, tape and reel, and drop shipment, etc. HoldCo and its subsidiaries also manufacture and provide substrates that are used as raw material during the packaging process.   For EMS, HoldCo and subsidiaries provide ODM/EMS services including design, miniaturization, material sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, and after services of electronic devices/modules for customers.
 
Q: Who are ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.’s competitors?
A: As a full-service provider, HoldCo currently faces competition only in individual segments of the semiconductor or electronics devices manufacturing services, but does not have a direct competitor able to provide the full service solution. Competitors can be grouped in the following areas: 

Front-end Testing: In-house capacity of design houses and integrated device manufacturers (IDMs), etc. 

Wafer Probing: IDMs, wafer foundries and other independent testing houses.   Assembly/Packaging: wafer foundries, Amkor Technology, JCET (Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology, who has acquired STATS ChipPAC) and IDMs, etc. 

Final Testing: Amkor Technology, JCET (Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology, who has acquired STATS ChipPAC) and IDMs, etc. 

Substrate Manufacturing: Ibiden, Shinko, Unimicron, Kinsus, etc.

EMS/Module/Board Assembly: EMS/ODM/module vendors, including Hon Hai, Quanta, Flex, etc.
 
Q: On what stock exchanges is ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. traded and what are its ticker symbols?
A: Ordinary shares (TWSE: 3711) traded on the Taiwan Stock Exchange; American Depositary Receipts (NYSE: ASX) traded on NYSE
 
Q: Who are the Board members of ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.?
A: To view Board of Directors of HoldCo, please click here
 
Q: Where do I get ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.’s current stock price?
A: To view stock price, please click here
 
Q: What is ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.’s fiscal year?
A: Our fiscal year is the same as our calendar year and ends on December 31.
 
Q: Does ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. issue quarterly reports?
A: HoldCo reports quarterly earnings and host quarterly earnings conferences and calls.   To view our IR calendar and webcasts of past earnings releases, please click here
 
Q: Who are the research analysts that follow ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.?
A: HoldCo is covered by major securities brokers in the US and in Asia.   For their contact information, please click here
 
Q: How do I get a copy of your Annual Report?
A: To access our Annual Report online, please click here