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DST Systems, Inc. (DST)

3/15/2006 Proxy Information

DST Board member Thomas A. McCullough is a non-executive officer of BFDS, a joint venture of DST and State Street. Although Mr. McCullough and certain other DST officers and directors are members of the BFDS board of directors, there are no Compensation Committee interlocks. BFDS uses DST's mutual fund system and services as a remote services client of DST. Certain subsidiaries of DST provide printing, mailing and other services to BFDS. For 2004, DST and its subsidiaries had revenues of $134,791,487 from BFDS and its subsidiaries.

Ambassador Argyros owns 12.8% of DST shares.

3/30/2005 Proxy Information

DST Board member Thomas A. McCullough is a non-executive officer of BFDS, a joint venture of DST and State Street. Although Mr. McCullough and certain other DST officers and directors are members of the BFDS board of directors, there are no Compensation Committee interlocks. BFDS uses DST's mutual fund system and services as a remote services client of DST. Certain subsidiaries of DST provide printing, mailing and other services to BFDS. For 2004, DST and its subsidiaries had revenues of $134,791,487 from BFDS and its subsidiaries.

3/26/2004 Proxy Information

Thomas A. McCullough, Director and Executive Vice President and COO, serves on the board of directors of BFDS and as a member of that board's Executive Committee. From September 2000 through 2003, Mr. McCullough served as CEO, and since September 2000 he has served as Chairman, of BFDS. Although the BFDS Board of Directors Executive Committee performs certain functions equivalent to those of a compensation committee, Mr. McCullough does not receive compensation from BFDS for serving as an officer or director of BFDS. BFDS uses DST's mutual fund system and services as a remote client of DST. A. Edward Allinson is both a BFDS director and a DST director. Certain subsidiaries of DST provide printing, mailing and other services to BFDS. For 2003, DST and its subsidiaries had revenues of $127,769,785 from BFDS and its subsidiaries.

From December 1999 through his retirement in October 2000, A. Edward Allinson served as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of EquiServe Limited Partnership, a stock transfer agent for publicly listed corporations. EquiServe Limited Partnership has become EquiServe, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of DST Systems, Inc.

3/28/2003 Proxy Information

Thomas A. McCullough, Director and Executive Vice President and COO, serves on the Board of Directors of BFDS and as a member of that boardŐs Executive Committee. Since September 2000, Mr. McCullough has also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BFDS. Although the BFDS Board of Directors Executive Committee performs certain functions equivalent to those of a compensation committee, Mr. McCullough does not receive compensation from BFDS for serving as an officer or director of BFDS. BFDS uses DSTŐs mutual fund system and services as a remote client of DST. Certain subsidiaries of DST provide printing, mailing and other services to BFDS. For 2002, DST and its subsidiaries had revenues of $118,823,372 from BFDS and its subsidiaries.