Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. was incorporated in May 1993 under the laws of the State of Israel. We commenced operations in October 1993 to design, develop and produce integrated process control systems for use in the manufacture of semiconductors, also known as integrated circuits or chips. In April 2000, we conducted an initial public offering and our shares were listed for trading on The NASDAQ Global Market (formally known as The NASDAQ National Market). In June 2002, we listed our shares on the TASE, pursuant to legislation which enables Israeli companies whose shares are traded on certain stock exchanges outside of Israel to be registered on the TASE, while reporting, in substance, in accordance with the provision of the relevant foreign securities law applicable to the Company. During 2003, we began expanding our product offerings to include stand-alone systems. ... More ...