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Q: When was UTStarcom founded?


UTStarcom began operations in 1991 as Unitech Telecom

Q: What are UTStarcom main products and services?


UTStarcom delivers cutting-edge packet optical transport and broadband access solutions coupled with a carrier grade Software Defined Networking platform to give telecommunications carriers the power to efficiently serve the rapidly growing demand for bandwidth from cloud-based services, mobile, streaming and other applications.

We leverage our extensive expertise in packet optical transport, broadband access, Wi-Fi and next generation video platforms, to develop state-of-the-art products for different market segments and applications, including mobile backhaul, metro aggregation, Wi-Fi data offload, and to optimize our solutions for video streaming applications. Many of the innovations that we embed in our products stem directly from insights we glean through close engagement with tier-1 telecom carriers worldwide as they strive to improve network performance, maintain tight budget discipline and offer their customers a compelling package of services.

Our broadband product lines include our innovative and market leading TN-series family of packet optical transport products based on Multi Protocol Label Switch Transport Profile (MPLS-TP) and Carrier Ethernet (CE) technologies, fixed line and wireless broadband access solutions including Multi Services Access Network (MSAN), Ethernet Access Devices (EAD), Fiber To The X (FTTx) and Wi-Fi solutions, coupled with the Software Defined Networking (SDN) platform to support the network evolution.

Q: When did UTStarcom go public, and how many shares are currently outstanding?


UTStarcom publicly listed on the NASDAQ exchange in 2000. As of December 31, 2019 there were 35,524,950 shares of the registrant’s common stock outstanding, par value $0.00375

Q: Which stock exchange is UTStarcom traded on and what is the ticker symbol?


UTStarcom is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker symbol “UTSI”.

Q: When is UTStarcom’s fiscal year and corresponding quarter-end dates?


The fiscal year ends December 31, and each fiscal quarter-end occurs on the following dates: March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31

Q: Where can I find information on UTStarcom’s management team?


The profiles of UTStarcom’s management team can be found under the “Management Team” section in the About UTStarcom section of UTStarcom’s website.

Q: How many employees does the Company have?


478 as of December 31, 2019

Q: Where can I find UTStarcom’s financial documents?


UTStarcom’s financial documents are provided under the “SEC Filings” section in the Investors section of UTStarcom’s website.

Q: Who is UTStarcom’s independent accountant?


Grant Thornton
45th floor, Raffles City 268 Xizang Zhong Road
Shanghai 200001, China

Q: Who is UTStarcom’s outside legal advisor?


39/F, Two Int'l Finance Centre
Central, Hong Kong

Q: Who is UTStarcom’s transfer agent?


250 Royall Street – MS: 3B
Canton, MA  02021