Bloomberg with the story on a mystery punter in the Istanbul stock market
- First appeared a year and a half ago
- Now executing major transactions with increasing frequency
- "Herif," or "the dude," has helped lift the average daily trading volume on the Borsa Istanbul almost 8 percent this year
A local trader says:
- "Nobody knows anything for sure. And this is Turkey, where usually we all know what's going on."
- the secretive buyer is now "making the market"