Troika Dialog once again has prevailed in the Russian National Association of Securities Market Participants’ (NAUFOR) competition “Stock Market Elite,” taking the award in one of the key nominations – “Best trading division.” In addition, Troika Dialog Board of Directors Chairman Ruben Vardanian was awarded the prize for one of the competition’s most prestigious nominations – “For Personal Contributions to Developing the Stock Market.” The awards ceremony was held on June 3, 2010.
The awards mark the ninth consecutive year in which Troika Dialog has prevailed in the national competition “Stock market Elite.” Troika Dialog Investment Company on four occasions has been named “Company of the Year” and “Stock Market Company,” while Troika Dialog Asset Management twice has been named “Best Asset Management Company.” Troika Dialog’s traders prevailed in the nominations “Best Trading Division” and “Best Trader” in the 2003 and 2005-2008 competitions.
Contest winners are determined by a National Jury comprised of representatives of financial market regulators, infrastructure firms, popular media among Russia’s financial market and securities market participants and key figures in the professional community. The competition consists of sixteen nominations. Nominees are determined according to polling among professional participants.
The competition “Stock Market Elite” is one of the oldest and most authoritative noncommercial competitions in the sphere of finances, held annually by the Russian National Association of Securities Market Participants. The winners are those professional securities market participants having demonstrated the greatest achievements in various spheres of the stock market over the previous calendar year.