FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Diodes, Inc. Announces Move to NASDAQ and Declares Three-for-Two Stock Split
Westlake Village, California - June 14, 2000 - Diodes Incorporated (Amex: DIO), a leading manufacturer and
supplier of high quality discrete semiconductors, primarily to the telecommunications, computing, electronics and
automotive industries, announced today that its common stock will commence trading on the NASDAQ Stock
Market, National Market System, under the symbol "DIOD," commencing on June 19, 2000.
In addition, the Company's Board of Directors has declared a three-for-two stock split in the form of a 50%
stock dividend payable on July 14, 2000 to stockholders of record on June 28, 2000. Under the terms of this
stock split in the form of a stock dividend, Diodes' stockholders will receive a dividend in the form of one
additional share for every two shares held on the record date. Fractional shares created by the stock dividend
will be paid in cash. The dividend will be paid in authorized but unissued shares of the common stock of the
C. H. Chen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Diodes, Inc., said, "We are pleased to be listing our shares
on the NASDAQ National Market system and, by doing so, joining many of the world's most innovative growth
and technology firms. We believe that the actions of listing on the NASDAQ stock market as well as the three-
for-two stock dividend will contribute to enhanced shareholder liquidity and value."
The Company anticipates that the number of outstanding shares of stock after the split will be increased from
approximately 5.3 million to approximately 8.0 million shares. The par value of Diodes, Inc.'s stock will not be
affected by the split and will remain at $0.66 2/3 per share.
About Diodes Incorporated
Diodes, Inc. (Amex: DIO) is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high-quality discrete semiconductor
products, primarily to manufacturers in the telecommunications, computer, electronics and automotive industry.