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What does Nielsen do?

We are a leading global information and measurement company that provides clients with a comprehensive understanding of consumers and consumer behavior. We deliver critical media and marketing information, analytics and industry expertise about what consumers watch (consumer interaction with television, online and mobile) and what consumers buy on a global and local basis. Our information, insights and solutions help our clients maintain and strengthen their market positions and identify opportunities for profitable growth. We have a presence in 106 countries, including many developing and emerging markets, and hold leading market positions in many of our services and geographies. Based on the strength of the Nielsen brand, our scale and the breadth and depth of our solutions, we believe we are the global leader in measuring and analyzing consumer behavior in the segments in which we operate.

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Where is the Company’s corporate headquarters?

85 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
Telephone: (646) 654-5000

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Who are the members of the Company’s Board of Directors?

You can view our Board of Directors and Management team by visiting the Officers & Directors section of our Investor Relations website.

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When does Nielsen’s fiscal year end?

December 31st.

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Who are the company’s independent registered public accountants?

Ernst & Young LLP
5 Times Square
New York, NY 10036

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Where can I find all of Nielsen’s SEC filings? Where can I download and view quarterly and annual reports?

Quarterly and annual reports, as well as other SEC filings, can be accessed on the Financials section of the Nielsen Investor Relations website or directly from the SEC at www.sec.gov.

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How can I receive email alerts from Nielsen Holdings plc?

To sign up for Email alerts on our Events, Documents, Press Releases and closing stock price information click here to visit our Email Notification page.

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How do I contact the Investor Relations department with a question or request?

You can contact Nielsen Investor Relations via email by ir@nielsen.com. In addition, you can reach Investor Relations by calling 646-654-4602.

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When was the Company’s Initial Public Offering?

January 26, 2011

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On what stock exchange are Nielsen shares traded, and what is the ticker symbol?

Nielsen is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker NLSN. For more detailed stock information, please visit our Stock Quote page.

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What is Nielsen’s CUSIP number?

N63218 106

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Does Nielsen pay dividends?

Nielsen does pay dividends and will make quarterly announcements regarding them.

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Does Nielsen have a direct stock purchase plan?

Nielsen does not currently have a direct stock purchase plan.

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Who is the Company’s transfer agent and what is their contact information?

Our transfer agent, Computershare, can help you in a variety of shareholder-related services including change of address, lost stock certificates, stock transfer, account status and other administrative services. You can contact our transfer agent at: 866-332-7309.
Shareholders wishing to transfer their stock should send their written request, stock certificate(s) and other required documentation to:

Nielsen N.V.
c/o Computershare
P. O. Box 43006
Providence, RI 02940-3006, USA

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How do I transfer stock, change the address on my shareholder account, or replace a lost stock certificate?

Please contact the transfer agent through their website at www-us.computershare.com/investor/contact

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Do you have another question that hasn't been answered?

Please submit your question using Information Request form.

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