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Broadridge Agrees to Enter Into an Agreement to Add PIRC's Integrated Recommendations to Its ProxyEdge Platform

LAKE SUCCESS, New York -- November 15, 2007 -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today announced that it agrees to enter into an agreement to introduce Pensions Investment Research Consultants Ltd. (PIRC) as the latest integrated vote recommendations and research provider on ProxyEdge®, a proxy voting tool for institutional investors and investment companies. ProxyEdge users will be provided with an additional choice of recommendations, delivering additional efficiency and choice in the local UK and European markets.

Broadridge plans to feature PIRC recommendations, because they are the UK's leading independent research and advisory consultancy providing services to institutional investors on corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.

Broadridge understands how important it is for investors to have the tools necessary to help ensure that the hundreds of thousands of proxies they are responsible for voting each year are voted thoughtfully, accurately and in a timely fashion.

"This is the logical next evolution of ProxyEdge's existing integrated recommendation service with ProxyEdge," says Geoff de Lesseps, Senior Vice President of Business Development, Broadridge. "Allowing institutions to choose from a variety of standard guidelines that meet their policy requirements or providing them with a new way to implement a set of custom guidelines should allow more market participants the ability to consistently and efficiently meet their voting objectives."

ProxyEdge users will have the ability to execute ballots in accordance with standard PIRC and Governance Plus PIRC recommendations. Additionally, they will have the option to vote with PIRC recommendations or have them implement a custom policy tailored to an investor's specifications.

The planned integration of PIRC analysis into ProxyEdge® is part of Broadridge's ongoing effort to give clients better, more flexible solutions for managing the entire proxy compliance process. Broadridge looks forward to continually making decision support tools from other leading providers available on its platform.

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About Broadridge

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is the leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions for broker-dealers, banks, mutual funds and other corporations. Broadridge’s investor and customer communications, securities processing and managed services solutions help clients reduce their capital investments in operations infrastructure, allowing them to increase their focus on core business activities. With over 50 years of experience, Broadridge's infrastructure underpins proxy voting services for over 90% of public companies and mutual funds in North America and processes on average $5 trillion in equity and fixed income trades per day. Broadridge employs approximately 10,000 associates in 14 countries.

For more information about Broadridge, please visit www.broadridge.com.

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About PIRC

PIRC is the UK's leading independent research and advisory consultancy providing services to institutional investors on corporate governance and corporate social responsibility. Since 1986, it has been the pioneer and champion of good corporate governance with the UK. PIRC provides European local market expertise through a partnership of eight specialist corporate governance and corporate responsibility research groups (ECGS) www.pirc.co.uk

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