Fairchild Semiconductor to Switch Stock Exchange Listing to NASDAQ on October 31

  Fairchild Semiconductor to Switch Stock Exchange Listing to NASDAQ on
  October 31

                   Company’s Ticker Symbol to Remain “FCS”

Business Wire

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- October 18, 2013

Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), a leading global supplier of power
semiconductors, today announced that it will voluntarily transfer its stock
exchange listing from The New York Stock Exchange to the NASDAQ Global Select
Market on October 31, 2013. The company’s stock will continue to trade under
the symbol “FCS”. This transfer will be seamless to Fairchild investors.

“We are excited to join the NASDAQ which is globally recognized as the leading
exchange for growth-oriented technology companies,” said Mark Thompson,
Fairchild’s chairman and CEO. “Fairchild believes as an innovative
semiconductor company that the NASDAQ represents the best fit for the company
and our shareholders.”

“We are pleased to welcome Fairchild Semiconductor to NASDAQ,” said Bruce
Aust, Executive Vice President, Corporate Client Group, NASDAQ OMX. “Fairchild
is a leading semiconductor innovator, offering its customers creative
solutions to enable greater energy efficiency and improved mobile
communications. We look forward to our partnership with Fairchild and its
shareholders for the years to come.”

About Fairchild Semiconductor:

Fairchild Semiconductor(NYSE: FCS) – global presence, local support, smart
ideas. Fairchild delivers energy-efficient, easy-to-use and value-added
semiconductor solutions for powerandmobiledesigns. We help our customers
differentiate their products and solve difficult technical challenges with our
expertise in power and signal path products. Please contact us on the web
atwww.fairchildsemi.com.

Contact:

Fairchild Semiconductor
Dianna Fletcher, 207-775-8728
Corporate Communications
dianna.fletcher@fairchildsemi.com
or
Dan Janson, 207-775-8660
Investor Relations
investor@fairchildsemi.com