Ossur Investor Relations wins the Nordic IR Awards - sixth year in a row

Last Thursday Ossur received the 2007 Nordic IR Awards for best IR by an Icelandic Company and Best IR support by CEO/CFO by an Icelandic Company. This is the fourth time Ossur receives the Awards for Best IR, but the Company has been nominated the past six years. Ossur's CEO, Jon Sigurdsson and CFO Hjorleifur Palsson won the Award for Best IR support for the first time.

This is the fourth time Ossur receives the Awards for Best IR, but the Company has been nominated the past six years. Ossur's CEO, Jon Sigurdsson and CFO Hjorleifur Palsson won the Award for Best IR support for the first time.

Other Icelandic Companies nominated were Kaupthing Bank and Actavis, nominated in both categories.  Actavis shared the award for Best IR by an Icelandic Company with Ossur this time.

The IR Magazine Awards are a good measure of IR excellence throughout the world. For more than 15 years a third party research has identified the key trends in investor relations. Over 250 analysts and portfolio managers are being interviewed by an independent research organisation to find out exactly who are the best IR practitioners in the Nordic region.