Billerud has received two awards from IR Nordic Markets, an annual evaluation of the financial communication of Swedish listed companies. Billerud received the award as best Mid Cap company, and Billerud’s Head of Investor Relations Sophie Arnius was cited as best IRO in the Mid Cap category.
IR Nordic Markets is the largest IR study in the Nordic region and was performed by Regi for the fourteenth consecutive year. In the study presented yesterday at IR Nordic Markets Awards 2011 assessments from analysts in the Nordic region and Europe provide the basis for analysis of the financial communication of listed companies.
Per Lindberg, President and CEO, comments: “We are very proud of these two awards. Financial communication is strategically important for us and is our key tool for achieving an accurate valuation of Billerud.”
Sophie Arnius, Head of Investor Relations, says: “I am very happy about this award and see it as evidence that Billerud’s increased focus on financial communication is appreciated. My goal of being accessible and explicit in communication has deepened our relationship with the capital market.”
For further information, please contact:
Per Lindberg, President and CEO, +46 8 553 335 01, +46 702 48 15 17
Sophie Arnius, Head of Investor Relations, +46 8 553 335 24, +46 705 90 80 72