Finance magazine recognized Ruben Vardanyan, Chairman and CEO, Troika Dialog Group, with the award For Best Reputation on the Financial Market. As part of the annual ceremony of Finance magazine’s awards, which was held on April 10, 2008, Troika Dialog received the Moscow Times Certificate of Award for Outstanding Contribution to Promoting Russia’s Image in the West.
"We treasure our name which is perceived by many as a synonym for reliability, innovation and utmost professionalism," said Ruben Vardanyan. "And I am very pleased that Russia’s leading financial publications recognize us as well."
Finance magazine has been publishing ratings of the richest people, successful Russian companies, the largest banks, insurance, investment and asset management companies for five years already. The magazine has also been evaluating the personal contribution of officials, financial analysts and portfolio managers to business development in Russia. This data, as well as analytical information, form the basis for the annual awards, which started in 2006, to distinguish the best representatives who proved their full worth and achieved the highest results of previous year in the area of finance. Awards are given to the best mutual funds, banking institutions, insurance, asset management, investment, leasing, telecommunication and IT companies, as well as to private pension funds and the mass media. Awards recognize not only the achievements of companies and teams but also those of the best financial experts and legislators.