Troika Dialog once again has prevailed in NAUFOR's "Stock Market Elite" competition, receiving awards in two nominations: "Best Trading Division" and "Stock Market Company." Nominees in the "Stock Market Elite 2008" competition were determined by a National Jury, and voting for the winners was held on April 28, 2009. An award ceremony took place on May 21, 2008.
Companies representing Troika Dialog Group have prevailed in the "Stock Market Elite" competition for eight years running. Troika Dialog Investment Company has been named "Company of the Year" and "Stock Market Company" on four occasions, while Troika Dialog Asset Management Company twice has won as the "Best Asset Management Company." Troika Dialog's traders prevailed as "Best Trading Division" and "Best Trader" in the 2007, 2006, 2005, and 2003 competitions.
The competition's winners are determined by a National Jury comprising stock market regulators, infrastructure builders, top journalists reporting on Russia's stock market, stock market professionals, and authoritative representatives of the professional community. The competition is split between 16 nominations, with contestants determined by polling among professional participants.
The "Stock Market Elite" competition, which was first held in 2000, recognizes those professional organizations showing the most outstanding results in various spheres of stock market activity over the previous calendar year.