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Graz, Austria, 2011/06/01 - At the Vienna Stock Exchange awards 2011, international technology Group ANDRITZ once again received an award for its investor relations activities. Reuters: ANDR.VI
For the third time, ANDRITZ took first place in the main category, the ATX prize, which is awarded to companies in the leading index of the Vienna Stock Exchange for their outstanding communication policy in the Austrian capital market.
The assessment criteria for the ATX prize include:
• Quality of financial reporting in terms of information content, transparency, and clarity;
• Investor relations: accessibility, availability for roadshows, information provided in the internet;
• Strategy and business management: clarity and level of detail of the corporate strategy, accuracy of forecasts, risk indication, management credibility.
Since the Initial Public Offering in 2001, the ANDRITZ GROUP has received several national and international awards for its investor relations activities – for special achievements in corporate governance, for online investor relations, ‘Best European Investor Relations’ for the engineering and machinery market, as well as for the best annual report worldwide in the industry category.
The ANDRITZ GROUP
The ANDRITZ GROUP (andritz.com) is a globally leading supplier of plants and services for the hydropower, pulp and paper, metals, and other specialized industries (solid/liquid separation, feed, and biofuel). The Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of approximately 15,900 employees worldwide. ANDRITZ operates over 120 production sites, service and sales companies all around the world.