13 February 2012, Monday, 14:21

Trader from Bashkiria has won special prize of all-Russian contest

author: Alfia Sharafutdinova

Representative of Bashkortostan has won special prize of the all-Russian contest “The Best Private Investor-2011”, which participants were competing in art of stock exchange trade. The trader, having the length of service less than one year, student of Ufa Youth Financial Center Artem Lukin has shown 100% annual yield.

The 28-year old citizen of Sterlitamac has once become the hero of “Bashinform” publication and the fact that Artem worked on PC, sitting in an invalid chair, attracted the attention of the news agency. Artem can’t walk because of the trauma he suffered, when he was a boy, and stock exchange trade is one of few methods of earning money, available for him.

Artem has said after the flower ceremony, which had taken place in Moscow last week that he never figured on so high result.

About 1500 traders have taken part in this annual online tournament, held on the sites of two biggest Russian stock exchanges – RTS and MICEX.