Broadcom is an American designer company, developer, manufacturer and global supplier of a wide range of semiconductor and software infrastructure products. Broadcom's product offerings serve data center, networks, software, broadband, wireless, storage and industrial markets. Tan Hook Engineer is president and CEO of the company. The company is headquartered in San Jose, California. Avago Technologies Limited took part of Broadcom's name from Broadcom Corporation after it was acquired in January 2016. The AVGO cursor code that represents the old Avago now represents the new merged entity. The brcm index code has retired. Broadcom has a long history of business transactions (or transaction attempts) with other prominent companies mainly in high-tech field. 10100 10100 in October 2019, the EU issued an interim antitrust order against Broadcom for anti-competitive business practices that allegedly violated EU competition law.