George Soros





George Soros


Born
in Budapest, Hungary
August 12, 1930

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George Soros is a Hungarian-American financier, businessman and notable philanthropist focused on supporting liberal ideals and causes. He became known as "the Man Who Broke the Bank of England" after he made a reported $1 billion during the 1992 Black Wednesday UK currency crises. Soros correctly speculated that the British government would have to devalue the pound sterling.

Soros is Chairman of Soros Fund Management, LLC.
As one of history’s most successful financiers, his views on investing and economic issues are widely followed.

Average rating: 3.55 · 4,447 ratings · 339 reviews · 59 distinct works · Similar authors
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The Soros Lectures: At the ...

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George Soros On Globalization

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Open Society Reforming Glob...

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The Crisis Of Global Capita...

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“I'm only rich because I know when I'm wrong.”
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“It is much easier to put existing resources to better use, than to develop resources where they do not exist.”
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“Misconceptions play a prominent role in my view of the world.”
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