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proxy report 27/06/2018

Court Meeting

A court meeting will be held prior to the EGM to approve the merger.

Item 1: Approve the Common Draft Terms of Merger and grant authority to allot shares in connection with the Merger The merger with RELX NV is proposed to simplify the corporate structure. RELX NV was incorporated in 1880 and RELX plc in 1903. The Group has been dual listed since 1993.

Period reviews have been made of the structure and, in February 2018, the Board determined that it was now possible to simplify the structure of the Group without harming the Group


RELX is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Co. operates in four market segments: Scientific, Technical and Medical, which is a global information and analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science, and improve performance for the benefit of humanity; Risk and Business Analytics, which provides customers with solutions and decision tools that combine public and industry specific content with advanced technology; Legal, which is a provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics; and Exhibitions, which the events business improve the power of face-to-face through data and digital tools.


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