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1.When was the company established?
2.What is Bezeq's ticker symbol and where is it traded?
3.When does Bezeq's fiscal year end?
4.How do I buy or sell Bezeq's shares?
5.Who are Bezeq's main shareholders?
6.What were the key privatization dates?
7.Who are the partners in Bezeq's new controlling shareholder group?
8.Does Bezeq file a Form 20-F?
9.Who are Bezeq's independent auditors?
10.What is Bezeq's dividend history?
11.How can I get a copy of Bezeq's financial statements and public filings?
12.When and where is Bezeq's Annual Shareholders' Meeting held?
1.When was the company established?
 Bezeq was established in 1984 upon the transfer of assets from the Ministry of Communications to the Company. Bezeq and its subsidiaries offer a wide range of telecommunication services, including domestic and international telephone services, data communication services, leased lines, corporate networks, mobile telephone services, and telecommunication services to other telecommunication operators.

2.What is Bezeq's ticker symbol and where is it traded?
 Bezeq's shares are quoted on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange under the symbol BEZQ.

3.When does Bezeq's fiscal year end?
 Bezeq's follows a calendar year, with quarters ending on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

4.How do I buy or sell Bezeq's shares?
 Please contact a registered broker.

5.Who are Bezeq's main shareholders?
  B Communications Ltd.- 31%

6.What were the key privatization dates?
 

September 1990

Domestic public offering (TASE) - State's holding reduced by 9%.

May 1991

Domestic public offering (TASE) - State's holding reduced by 15%.

July 1997

State sells 12.4% of shares to Merrill Lynch for resale to institutional investors

February 1998

Domestic public offering (TASE) - State's holding reduced by 9%.

July/ November 2003

Two block trades - State's holding reduced to 49.1%.

May 2004

Domestic public offering (TASE) - State's holding reduced to 46.4%.

October 2005

The State of Israel sold its controlling stake in Bezeq to the Apax-Saban-Arkin consortium.
The State sold 30% of its shares and granted options to purchase an additional 10.6%.

September 2008

Apax-Saban-Arkin consortium purchases additional 10.6% of Bezeq pursuant to option granted from the State.

August  - September 2009

Apax-Saban-Arkin consortium sells approximately 10% of its shares to institutional investors.  Holding reduced to 30.6%.

April 2010

Apax-Saban-Arkin consortium sells its controlling stake (30.4% after dilution) in Bezeq to B Communications Ltd. 


7.Who are the partners in Bezeq's new controlling shareholder group?
 

B Communications Ltd. is an Israeli corporation focused on the telecommunications industry. Its shares are traded on the Nasdaq and the TASE exchanges under the symbol BCOM.  B Communications Ltd.’s sole asset is its controlling interest (30.4%) in Bezeq.

B Communications is an approximately 75% owned subsidiary of Internet Gold, a telecommunications group which is controlled by Eurocom Communications. Internet Gold’s shares are traded on Nasdaq (Nasdaq: IGLD) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange , and its share price is tracked as part of the TA-100 index.

Bezeq’s shares are traded only on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. The fact that the shares of BCOM, Bezeq’s controlling shareholder, and IGLD, BCOM’s controlling shareholder, are listed on the Nasdaq exchange, makes BCOM and IGLD vehicles for US investors interested in making an investment in Bezeq.

For more information, please visit the following Internet sites:
www.eurocom.co.il
www.igld.com


8.Does Bezeq file a Form 20-F?
 Bezeq does not file a Form 20-F since it is not registered with the SEC. However, the Company files a detailed annual report to the Israeli SEC and can be viewed through the Financials page of this web site.

9.Who are Bezeq's independent auditors?
 Bezeq's independent auditors are Somekh Chaikin, Certified Public Accountants, a member of KPMG International.

10.What is Bezeq's dividend history?
 Bezeq's dividend history can be viewed through the Shareholders section of this web site.

11.How can I get a copy of Bezeq's financial statements and public filings?
 You can view the above information through the Financials section of this web site.

12.When and where is Bezeq's Annual Shareholders' Meeting held?
 Information on Bezeq's Annual Meeting is available through the Shareholder section of this web site.