Tag: george soros

What made George Soros the World’s Richest Hedge Fund Billionaire

  'I'm only rich because I know when I'm wrong. I basically have survived by recognizing my mistakes.' - George Soros. George Soros is the world's...

The First Ever Hedge Fund

The creation of the very first Hedge Fund dates back to 1949 when Alfred W. Jones coined the term ‘Hedged Fund’, meaning a fund...

Stanley Druckenmiller – The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

"If you want to learn something, read about it. If you want to understand something, write about it. If you want to master something, teach it."...

Top Hedge Fund Books and e-Books – Part 4

Today, we look at seven more books and e-books that we consider to be essential reading for anybody that is looking to invest in...

Top Hedge Fund Industry Managers

The hedge fund industry is a very personality-led business, from the innovations of Alfred Jones and Julian Robertson to the modern day exploits of...

The History of Hedge Funds

Over the years, hedge funds have tended to capture the public imagination at times of economic extremes. In boom times, they have been held...

The Top 10 Hedge Fund Managers – Part 2

5: George Soros - Soros Fund Management LLC Earnings: $1.1 billion Hedge fund legends don't come much bigger than George Soros, who is still going...

The History of Hedge Funds: Part 3

The Bubble Bursts Once More… The bull market days of the early 1990s saw money managers ditch the mutual fund industry that had been held...