All posts tagged "George Soros"

  • Stanley Druckenmiller - Duquesne Capital Management
    Stanley Druckenmiller: Prices Could Adjust Immediately With the End of QE

    Bloomberg Television’s Erik Schatzker and Stephanie Ruhle interviewed hedge fund legend Stanley Druckenmiller, founder of Duquesne Capital Management LLC. Druckenmiller was a former business partner of George Soros. Druckenmiller began the conversation by addressing the topic of...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • James Altucher - Formula Capital
    James Altucher on Profiting Via 13F Filings

    The often controversial James Altucher, author of the entertaining book I Was Blind But Now I See: Time to Be Happy was featured on Yahoo! Finance Breakout advising investors to “follow the whales.” Jeff Macke interviewed Altucher...

    • Posted May 21, 2012
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  • George Soros - Quantum Fund
    George Soros: Europe in Deflationary Debt Trap, Unlikely to Survive

    George Soros recently delivered a speech at the Institute For New Economic Thinking (INET) conference in Berlin. Soros spoke of the challenges facing European nations and how they got into a crisis situation. Soros said that ever...

    • Posted April 22, 2012
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  • The Idea of Shorting Bonds

    Sean Riskowitz at has written about the notion of shorting global bonds. Sentiment around the world has started to turn on bonds and resulted in a growing number of well-informed individuals calling for investors to short...

    • Posted February 23, 2010
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  • Financial Wisemen Endorse Increased Regulation

    Several elderly thinkers in financial world including John Bogle, Paul Volcker, George Soros and William Donaldson believe increased financial regulation is necessary to prevent or mitigate crises in the future. This would include separation of banking and...

    • Posted February 18, 2010
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  • George Soros Says Credit Default Swaps are Truly Toxic and Should be Outlawed

    Dealbook reports that George Soros has called the CDS an instrument of destruction which should be banned. The CDS was instrumental in creating the financial crisis leading to the collapse of AIG, and contributing to the downfall...

    • Posted June 14, 2009
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  • George Soros, "Financial System Collapsed on September 15th"

    George Soros said the real danger of collapse has passed when asked about the possibility of a depression. Soros added that banks are in a zombie state while they dig themselves out of the hole they’re in....

    • Posted April 12, 2009
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  • George Soros Shorts Oil, Goes Long Gold

    George Soros has reportedly shorted oil at $137 a barrel and gone long gold. Soros is the founder of Soros Fund Management. In 1970 he co-founded the Quantum Fund with Jim Rogers. It returned 42.6% per year...

    • Posted July 19, 2008
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  • Dancing with the Investing Stars

    Following is a listing of some very well-known money managers and their recent performance. These are the results of their stock picks from The numbers make me feel better about my own performance. All data is...

    • Posted July 11, 2008
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  • Soros, "Worst Financial Crisis in 30 Years"

    George Soros reportedly said in an interview in Stern magazine reported on July 3rd: “We are in the midst of the worst financial crisis in 30 years. We have recently seen how bubbles burst. Take, for example,...

    • Posted July 5, 2008
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