While early last year over 1,400 private individual opened personal accounts and their share in the national stock exchange turnover was 19%, based on the results of this year their number grew to 7,000 and their shares increased to 24%, KW wrote with a reference to the Ukrainian Exchange.

The management of the Ukrainian Exchange the number of private investors, including students, pensioners and housewives is expected to hit 10,000 benchmark by the end of 2011, KW wrote in the article named Internet trading getting trendy and dedicated to technological aspects of web trading.