Trends to Observe in the Capital Market
The investment world is abuzz with activities. Each investor needs to be on the lookout and interpret each market trend so as to be in the forefront and take action before things get out of hand. That is the daily life of an investor. Increased experience in the finance and market world, however, makes this quite easy as one interprets without the need to tire. Read more about George’s life story at biography.com
Bearish investor breaks the silence
After being away from the market for quite some time, the bearish investor George Soros has finally traded and emerged to take charge of his businesses. The Soros Fund Management LLC, which manages billions of his family funds, has sold stocks and bought gold as well as shares in gold mines. Most investors take cover in the gold when the financial and capital markets are not so promising. The move by the known investor may prompt a lot of quick financial decision, given the influence many billionaires, more so investors have in the overall capital markets.
The 82-year old billionaire has in the past managed his business ventures through his executives, and not taking part in most of the investment. Only showing up only when there is dire need for him to appear in the offices, but in the past years, he has been seen taking part in most investments from his office, and not through his directors. What does this mean to other investors? It takes only a few to interpret the recent move by this billionaire investor.
Soros, other than being involved in this investing business, is an author of many books. George Soros also writes articles, mostly linked to the interpretation of market conditions, advice to other investors more so on issues affecting the market such as the situations in the countries trading partners and the impact they will have on the markets of his country. He also contributes his views in politics, the society in newspapers and magazines.
Born in 1930, he managed to survive the Nazi occupation, during the World War II and fled Hungary to England. He graduated with economies and accumulated a lot of wealth through the international investment fund which he founded and managed. His generous nature enabled him to support some students for studies in the Cape Town through the open society funding which today operates in over a hundred countries and promotes human rights, transparency, and free society. In as far as he has accumulated plenty of wealth for himself, he has positively contributed to the economic well-being of not only his country but others as well through sponsoring the young, to further their education and mentorship to many other people including young and new investors and investment bankers as well.
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