Orthofix International N.V., (NASDAQ:OFIX) (the Company) announced today that it will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Global Health Care Conference on Wednesday, May 16 th at 8:40 AM Pacific Time at the Encore at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. A live audio webcast will be available on the Company’s website at www.orthofix.com by clicking on the Investors tab and then clicking the link on the Events & Presentations page. About Orthofix: Orthofix International N.V. is a diversified, global medical device company focused on developing and delivering innovative repair and regenerative solutions to the spine and orthopedic markets. Orthofix’s products are widely distributed around the world to orthopedic surgeons and patients via Orthofix’s sales representatives and its subsidiaries, and via collaborations with other leading orthopedic product companies. In addition, Orthofix is collaborating on R&D activities with leading research and clinical organizations such as the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, the Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation, and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. For more information about Orthofix, please visit www.orthofix.com.