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For general information or to request additional investor materials, please contact investors@opentext.com.

For specific inquiries, please contact:

Harry E. Blount

Senior Vice President, Global Head of Investor Relations
OpenText Corporation
Phone: 415-963-0825
Email: investors@opentext.com

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General Information

When was OpenText founded?

The Company's legacy of innovation began in 1991 with the successful deployment of one of the world's first search engine technology for the Internet.

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What business is OpenText in?

OpenText is an Information Management company that provides software and services to maximize the strategic benefits of data and content for increased productivity, growth and competitive advantage. With a focus on Information Management technologies and services, we continue to innovate and provide customers with the capabilities they need to build resilient businesses and become tomorrow's disruptors. Our products are offered as software as a service (SAAS), through traditional on-premise solutions, on the OpenText Cloud or as a combination. Our customers operate in hybrid on-premise and cloud environments and we are ready to support the delivery method the customer prefers. In providing choice and flexibility, we strive to maximize the lifetime value of the relationship with our customers.

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What products and services does opentext offer?

OpenText has a complete and integrated portfolio of Information Management solutions, combining robust Information Management platforms with purpose built digital applications and a developer experience for building and customizing applications. We bring together Business Network, Content Services, Cyber Resilience and Digital Experience with advanced technologies such as AI, Analytics and Automation for business insight, optimized customer experiences, employee engagement, asset utilization, and improved collaboration, supply chain efficiency and simplified risk management. Our software capabilities unite information from people, systems and Internet of Thing (IoT) devices where it can be securely managed, stored, accessed and mined with analytics for actionable and relevant insights.


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Where is OpenText's corporate head office located?

OpenText’s global corporate headquarters are located at 275 Frank Tompa Drive, Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 0A1. Please click here to view our worldwide office locations.

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How many people does OpenText employ?

OpenText employs approximately 14,000 people.

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When was OpenText's initial public offering (IPO)?

The Company's initial public offering was on NASDAQ in 1996 and, subsequently, on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) in 1998. OpenText is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol OTEX.

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What strategic business partners does OpenText have relationships with?

OpenText has developed strong and mutually beneficial relationships with the best resellers and technology and service providers. Together as partners, we fulfill key market objectives to drive new business, establish a competitive advantage, and create demonstratable business value. Our strategic partnerships include the most prominent organizations in enterprise software, hardware and public cloud and include SAP SE, Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Corporation, Oracle Corporation and Salesforce.com Corporation. For a full list of partners click here. With the recent acquisition of Carbonite, Inc., we added 16,000 new partners focused on the small-medium business market.


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How long has Mark J. Barrenechea been associated with OpenText, and when did he assume the role of CEO?

Mark J. Barrenechea joined OpenText as President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2012, and also serves as a member of the Board. In January 2016, Mark took on the role of Chief Technology Officer. In September 2017, he was appointed Vice Chair, in addition to remaining the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer.

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How many acquisitions has OpenText made?

OpenText has a rich history of both organic and acquisitive growth. Please see our SEC Filings for a broader account of the Company’s acquisition activity. A list of transactions and associated press releases can be found here.

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Financial Information

When is OpenText's fiscal year?

OpenText's fiscal year begins on July 1 and ends on June 30.

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Who are OpenText's independent auditors and how can I contact them?

OpenText's auditors are: KPMG LLP
Yonge Corporate Centre
Suite 200, 4100 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario
M2P 2H3
CANADA

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Where can I find historical financial information about OpenText?

A listing of historical financial statements for the Company is maintained by OpenText Investor Relations and can be found here.

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How can I get a copy of OpenText's financial filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)?

OpenText SEC filings can be viewed and downloaded by visiting here (Type in "OpenText" in the Company Name field).

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Does OpenText issue quarterly financial reports?

Yes. OpenText issues quarterly 10Q reports. A complete listing of OpenText's 10Q reports can be found here.

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What financial firms provide analyst coverage of OpenText stock?

OpenText is covered by a number of sell-side financial analysts. A complete list of firms covering OpenText can be found here.


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Can individual investors listen to quarterly earnings conference calls?

Yes. OpenText's earnings conference calls are audio Webcast live at the time of the call and are available for replay following the call. Details on how to access the audio Webcast are provided on OpenText's Investor Events page the week prior to the earnings announcement.

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Dividend Program

What is OpenText's dividend policy?

OpenText has adopted a policy to declare non-cumulative quarterly dividends to holders of its common shares. The board of directors is under no obligation to declare dividends in the future and the declaration of future dividends is wholly within its discretion.

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What are dividends and how are they determined?

Shareholder dividends represent a portion of a company's earnings or profits that are distributed to shareholders. Dividends are paid on a per share basis. The board of directors considers various factors in determining if it is appropriate to declare a dividend, including the company's earnings, financial condition and capital requirements.

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When should I purchase the shares in order to be eligible to receive dividends?

In order to be eligible to receive a dividend, you need to be a registered holder of OpenText common shares on the record date of the applicable dividend.

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How often does OpenText pay dividends?

The board of directors determines the dividend payment period, and has determined dividends are paid quarterly.

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What is OpenText's dividend history?

OpenText began paying dividends on June 21, 2013. OpenText’s dividend history can be found here.

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What currency will I receive my dividends?

OpenText declares dividends in U.S. dollars. Registered shareholders may elect to receive dividends in U.S. dollars or Canadian dollars. Please contact Computershare Trust Company of Canada for further details. Beneficial holders who hold shares through a broker or intermediary should contact their broker or intermediary.

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Does OpenText provide direct deposit of dividends?

Yes. For shareholders resident in Canada and the U.S., it is possible to receive your dividend payment via direct deposit. To obtain information about this service, please contact Computershare at 1-800-564-6253.

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How do I know if I received all of my dividend checks?

If you've lost a dividend check or would like to make sure you've received and cashed all of your dividend checks, contact Computershare at 1-800-564-6253 for a status of your account.

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Does OpenText have a dividend reinvestment plan?

No. OpenText does not currently have a dividend reinvestment plan.

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I have not received a dividend payment, who should I contact?

If you do not have the physical stock certificate(s) for your OpenText shares, you are a non-registered shareholder and should contact the brokerage firm at which you have your account to enquire about your dividend payment.

If you are a registered shareholder, please contact Computershare at 1-800-564-6253.

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Is the dividend an "eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes?

Yes, each dividend declared and paid since June 21, 2013 has been designated as an “eligible dividend” for Canadian tax purposes.

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Stock & Shareholder Information

What stock exchange is OpenText traded on?

OpenText is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol OTEX.

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Has opentext ever had a stock split?

OpenText had three 2-for-1 stock splits. Trading on a post-split basis occurred on October 29, 2003, February 19, 2014 and January 25, 2017, respectively

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How do I get a copy of the annual report?

OpenText annual financial reports are available online and can be downloaded by visiting here.

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What is a transfer agent?

A transfer agent is hired by a public company to keep records of every outstanding stock certificate and the contact information of the person to whom it is registered. When stock changes hands, the transfer agent is responsible for assigning ownership of the stock from the seller's name to the buyer's name.

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Who should I contact regarding my stock certificates?

Please direct all stock certificate questions to our transfer agent: Computershare Investor Services
9th Floor, 100 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
M5J 2Y1
Telephone: 800.564.6253 (Toll free) or 514.982.7888
Facsimile: 514.982.7635
Email: service@computershare.com
Website: www.computershare.com


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How do I change the address of record on my stock certificates?

Please direct all stock certificate questions to our transfer agent, Computershare Investor Services. Shareholders can contact Computershare customer service at 800.564.6253 for transfers, address changes, or any other questions regarding their OpenText stock certificates. Additionally, shareholders can mail correspondence to Computershare at:
Computershare Investor Services
9th Floor, 100 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
M5J 2Y1


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What is OpenText's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures (CUSIP) number?

OpenText's CUSIP number for common shares is 683715106.

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