Investor FAQs

How long has the Company been in business?

The Company was originally incorporated as Empire Holdings Ltd on November 25, 1982. In 1992, the Company entered the business of entertainment software and the name was changed to Zee Telefilms Limited with effect from September 8, 1992. Since then, the Company has expanded its operations considerably. In 2007, post de-merger of News and Cable Business Undertaking, the name of the Company was changed to Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) with effect from January 10, 2007.

When was the Company's IPO?

The Company had its IPO in September 1993, wherein 8.2 million equity shares of 10 each were offered to the public at a premium of 20 per share. The Company was listed on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on November 25, 1993.
In 1999, the Company announced a stock split of 1:10 and the face value was reduced to 1 per share.

When does the Company's Financial Year end?

Our Financial Year ends on March 31.

Where is the Registered & Corporate office of the Company located?

18th floor A-Wing, Marathon Futurex,

N M Joshi Marg, Lower Parel

Mumbai -400 018, India

Tel: +91-22-7106 1234

Fax: +91-22-2300 2107

How many shares does ZEEL have outstanding?

As of March 31, 2017 ZEEL had 960,448,720 common equity shares outstanding.

Where are Company’s shares listed? What is the ticker symbol?

The equity shares of Zee Entertainment are listed on The National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) and The Bombay Stock Exchange Limited (BSE), and can be traded on each of them.
The Stock Code details are as under: (Reuters & Bloomberg are not stock codes)

BSE 505537
Bloomberg Z IN (BSE) NZ IN (NSE)

What is the dividend history of the company?

For FY2017, Board of Directors has declared a dividend of Rs.2.50 per equity share of face value of Re.1, subject to approval by the shareholders.

When and where is the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Company held?

The 35th Annual General Meeting of the Company for the financial year 2016-2017 was held on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 11.00 a.m. at Nehru Center, Nehru Auditorium, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai 400 018.

Whom should I contact to change my address/ dividend mandate/ bank details, transfer my shares, or request a stock certificate?

M/s Link Intime India Private Limited, ZEEL's Registrar and Share Transfer Agent, is responsible for maintaining all records of registered stockholders (including change of address, telephone number and name information), or issuing duplicate stock certificates and resolving problems related to lost, destroyed or stolen certificates.
Members are requested to notify about any change in their address/ dividend mandate/ bank details to their Depository Participant (DP) in respect of their shareholding in Demat mode and in respect of their physical shareholding to the Company’s Registrar and Share Transfer Agent:
Link Intime India Pvt. Ltd C-101, 247 Park, L B S Marg, Vikhroli West, Mumbai – 400 083 Tel: +91 22 49186000 Fax: +91-91 22 49186060 Email:

How do I contact Investor Relations?

All correspondence may please be addressed to the Registrar & Share Transfer Agent at the address given above. In case any shareholder is not satisfied with the response or do not get any response within reasonable period, they may approach the Investor Relation Officer at the address given below.
Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited 18th floor, A Wing, Marathon Futurex N M Joshi Marg, Lower Parel Mumbai 400 013 Tel: +91-22-7106 1234, Fax: +91-22-2300 2107 Email: