The United States Joins List of Countries Investigating Nvidia’s ARM Acquisition

There’s more bad news about Nvidia’s acquisition of ARM. However, another agency has concerns about Nvidia’s complete control of the UK chip company that provides the blueprints to heaps of tech companies including Apple and Samsung. Just days after a file The UK launched a six-month investigation into the dealThe US Federal Trade Commission also decided to step in to examine the move.

During Nvidia’s third-quarter earnings call, CFO Collette Kress revealed the FTC’s interest in the acquisition (via protocol). No further details were provided about the FTC’s investigation, but given the UK’s investigation, and the European Commission’s broadening of consideration, that doesn’t bode well.


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