Press release Tuesday Jul 6, 2021

Infront Direkt News wins “Best News Agency” again

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Infront ASA is pleased to announce that Infront Direkt News Agency has been awarded the title “Best News Agency” in the 25th annual Financial Hearings Ranking of Financial Analysts and Journalists.

Infront Direkt News Agency has once again been voted the Best News Agency in competition with major international news agencies including Bloomberg and Thompson Reuters. Of the 25 years the rankings have been held, Infront Direkt News Agency has won first place in the category news agencies in 24, coming in second after Bloomberg in 2016.

"We are extremely happy and honoured to once again receive this award. It is the result of continuous and systematic work to provide high-quality value-added market-moving news to our customers, giving them an edge in the market. Deep knowledge of companies, sectors, macro and financial trends has always been the foundation of our work, making it possible for us to differentiate from competition", says Lars Östlund, head of Infront News.

The journalist rankings are held by Financial Hearings, a producer of investor relations events in the Nordics. The rankings are carried out as an online survey among professionals in the capital markets. In total 346 analysts, investors and fund managers, CEOs and communication and IR directors of listed companies participated in the survey.


About Infront Direkt News Agency

Infront Direkt News was founded in 1988 to provide real-time news on international financial markets from a Nordic perspective.  The news agency has been a part of the Infront Group since 2008, providing real-time news to the Infront Professional Terminal as well as to other financial sites and business magazines.

Together with Infront News in Finland and Infront TDN Direkt News in Norway, Infront Direkt News is the benchmark for real-time financial news in the Nordics, delivering a constant flow of market-moving news.


For more information please contact:
Lars Östlund


By Meredith Sledd Lindquist