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Applied Ventures, LLC is the venture capital fund of Applied Materials, Inc., (NASDAQ: AMAT), the global leader in nanomanufacturing technology solutions for the electronics industry with a broad portfolio of innovative equipment, service, and software products. At Applied Materials, we apply nanomanufacturing technology to improve the way people live.
Applied Ventures invests in early-stage technology companies that promise to deliver high growth and exceptional returns. Our charter is to profitably invest in companies that provide a window on technologies that advance or complement Applied Materials' core expertise. Our investments help develop technologies and markets that provide natural extensions to Applied Materials' core business and stimulate the growth of applications for semiconductors, displays, solar PV, and related products and services.
Our mission is to invest in companies that provide a window on technologies that will push the semiconductor, display, solar PV, and related industries beyond the cutting edge. We put our experience, engineering talent, and broad asset base to work assisting young companies in formulating marketable ideas from concept to commercialization. Mutual value is created as Applied supports portfolio companies through strategic insights into the most promising market segments for disruptive technologies.
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*July 1, 2006, Nasdaq renamed the National Market as the Nasdaq Global Market. Applied Materials (AMAT) is listed in the new top-tier market called the Nasdaq Global Select Market.