TAIPEI, Taiwan, Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Collin Hwang has purchased a total of 39,000 shares of GigaMedia stock at an average price of $2.768 on December 14, 2016. The purchases were made during an open window period and in full compliance with all company and legal guidelines. Mr. Hwang's decision to purchase shares reflects his firm confidence in the company.
Mr. Collin Hwang now holds a total of 675,833 shares, an ownership of around 6.11% in the Company.
Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, GigaMedia Limited (Singapore registration number: 199905474H) is a diversified provider of online games. GigaMedia's online games business is an innovative leader in Asia with growing game development, distribution and operation capabilities, as well as platform services for games; focus is on mobile games and social casino games. More information on GigaMedia can be obtained from www.gigamedia.com.tw
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