Arbitron Shareholders Asked To Approve Merger With Nielsen
January 21, 2013 at 3:26 AM (PT)
ARBITRON has filed a Schedule 14A preliminary proxy statement with the SEC, in which it invites current shareholders to formally approve the merger with NIELSEN announced in DECEMBER (NET NEWS 12/18/2012)
The special meeting of the stockholders is scheduled to happen at the FOUR SEASONS HOTEL NEW YORK.
ARBITRON writes, "On DECEMBER 17, 2012, we entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger, by and among NIELSEN HOLDINGS N.V., TNC Sub I Corporation and ARBITRON, as it may be amended from time to time, which we refer to as the merger agreement, providing for the acquisition of ARBITRON by NIELSEN HOLDINGS N.V., which we refer to as NIELSEN. The merger agreement was unanimously approved by our board of directors. At the special meeting, you will be asked to consider and vote upon a proposal to adopt the merger agreement and the other proposals described in the accompanying proxy statement."