NYSE: RATE
$10.15 + 0.11

Investor Relations

FAQ

1.What is Bankrate’s trading symbol?
2.How long has Bankrate been in business?
3.When was Bankrate’s Initial Public Offering?
4.Who are Bankrate’s independent auditors?
5.Who is Bankrate’s transfer agent and how does a registered shareholder contact the agent regarding account information?
6.What questions/concerns should be addressed to the transfer agent?
7.When are earnings calls held?
8.When does Bankrate’s fiscal year end?
9.When is the annual meeting of stockholders?
10.How do I contact members of the Board of Directors?
11.How can I contact Bankrate Investor Relations?
1.What is Bankrate’s trading symbol?
 Bankrate is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol RATE.

2.How long has Bankrate been in business?
 Bankrate, Inc. was created more than 30 years ago. The company began as a print publisher of the newsletter "Bank Rate Monitor”, providing consumers with a free, detailed list of lenders by market, including relevant details to help consumers compare loan products. Since the online debut of Bankrate.com in 1996, Bankrate continues to enhance its offerings, providing consumers with features such as financial calculators, rate alerts and e-mail newsletters allowing users to interact with our site.

3.When was Bankrate’s Initial Public Offering?
 Bankrate went public on June 17, 2011.

4.Who are Bankrate’s independent auditors?
 Grant Thornton LLP
Fort Lauderdale, FL

5.Who is Bankrate’s transfer agent and how does a registered shareholder contact the agent regarding account information?
 A transfer agent is a regulated organization that keeps track of stockholder records and information. Bankrate’s transfer agent is:

ComputerShare Trust Company, N.A.
250 Royall Street
Canton, Massachusetts 02021
(800) 736-3001
www.computershare.com

6.What questions/concerns should be addressed to the transfer agent?
 

All questions regarding:

  • Lost share certificates
  • Exchange of share certificates
  • Change of address
  • Share balance
  • Starting a DRIP account
  • Transferring ownership of shares
  • Duplicate statements
  • Account activity
  • Tax reporting and tax forms (1099)

7.When are earnings calls held?
 Quarterly earnings calls are held in January, April, July and October (the month after each calendar quarter). Individuals interested in listening to the call may listen to the Webcast online. A link to the Webcast is posted on our site after the call.

8.When does Bankrate’s fiscal year end?
 Our fiscal year ends on December 31. Our quarters end on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

9.When is the annual meeting of stockholders?
 The company has not yet scheduled the annual meeting of stockholders; however that information will be posted here once it becomes available.

10.How do I contact members of the Board of Directors?
 Historically, Bankrate has not adopted a formal process for stockholder communications with the Board. Nevertheless, every effort has been made to ensure that the Board or individual Directors, as applicable, hear the views of stockholders and that appropriate responses are provided to stockholders in a timely manner. Any matter intended for the Board, or for any individual member or members of the Board, should be directed to Kayleen Yates, Senior Director, Corporate Communications, with a request to forward the matter to the intended recipient. All such communications will be forwarded unopened.

11.How can I contact Bankrate Investor Relations?
 You can reach Bankrate Investor Relations by email at investorrelations@bankrate.com.


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