Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Nortel Inversora S.A. was organized by a consortium of Argentine and international investors to acquire a controlling interest in the common stock of Telecom as the first step in Argentina’s privatization of its fixed-link public telecommunications services and basic telephone services. See “Item 7—Major Shareholders and Related Party Transactions.” As of December 31, 2012, Nortel owned approximately 54.74% of the common stock of Telecom Argentina. Nortel’s sole substantial activity is owning such stock and its sole substantial source of cash income is cash dividends paid on such stock. (See “Item 10—Additional Information—Bylaws and Terms and Conditions of Issuance of Series B Preferred Shares—Nortel’s Capital Stock”). Nortel is a stock corporation (sociedad anónima) organized under the laws of Argentina on October 31, 1990. The duration of Nortel is 99 years from such date of organization. ... More ...