Quebecor Inc. Announces Stock Split
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/13 -- On August 7, 2013,
the Board of Directors of Quebecor Inc. (the "Corporation") approved
a two-for-one stock split of the Corporation's outstanding Class A
Multiple Voting Shares and Class B Subordinate Voting Shares.
Accordingly, shareholders will receive one additional share for each
share owned on the record date of August 14, 2013, subject to
approval of regulatory filings with the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Trading on the shares on a split basis will commence at the opening
of business on August 16, 2013.
Quebecor Inc. (TSX:QBR.A)(TSX:QBR.B) is a holding company with a
75.4% interest in Quebecor Media Inc., one of Canada's largest media
groups, with more than 16,000 employees. Quebecor Media Inc., through
its subsidiary Videotron Ltd., is an integrated communications
company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia
development, Internet access services, cable telephony and mobile
telephony. Through Sun Media Corporation, Quebecor Media Inc. is the
largest publisher of newspapers in Canada. It also operates Canoe.ca
and its network of English- and French-language Internet properties
in Canada. In the broadcasting segment, Quebecor Media Inc. operates,
through TVA Group Inc., the number one French-language conventional
television network in Quebec, a number of specialty channels, and,
through Sun Media Corporation, the English-language SUN News channel.
Another subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., Nurun Inc., is a major
interactive technologies and communications agency with offices in
Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. Quebecor Media Inc. is
also active in magazine publishing (TVA Publications Inc.), book
publishing and distribution (Sogides Group Inc., CEC Publishing
Inc.), the production, distribution and retailing of cultural
products (Archambault Group Inc., TVA Films), video game development
(BlooBuzz Studios Inc.), DVD, Blu-ray disc and video game rental and
retailing (Le SuperClub Videotron ltee), the printing and
distribution of community newspapers and flyers (Quebecor Media
Printing Inc., Quebecor Media Network Inc.), outdoor advertising
(Quebecor Media Out of Home), news content production and
distribution (QMI Agency), and multiplatform advertising solutions
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Quebecor Inc. and Quebecor Media Inc.
Vice President, Public Affairs
Quebecor Media Inc.
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