Borsa Istanbul moved its servers to a new data center late last year.
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There's a specter haunting stock traders in Istanbul that some are calling "the dude".Turgay Ozaner and his partners at Istanbul Portfolio have been scouring the official daily trading recap for months for signs of the shadowy figure's identity, but it's a code they've yet to crack. Whoever it is seems to have skipped from one local brokerage to the next honing his system and turning the latest, Yatirim Finansman, into the biggest net buyer on the market by far.Closely held Yatirim Finansman, which handled less than 2 percent of all trades two years ago, now accounts for the majority on some days.In the 16 trading days to March 8, it registered almost 1 billion liras of buy orders for Turkey's six largest banks and Turkish Airlines – helping push the Borsa index to consecutive three-month highs.Two other local brokerages that traders and bankers said the unknown buyer has gone through, Gedik Yatirim and Meksa Yatirim, said they can't reveal client data legally.
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