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"

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