In Europe, Rogers said that he owns Swiss francs and several long-term investments he's had for decades, but added that he is "certainly not buying there. It's pretty scary what's going on in Europe, especially when they're taking money out of people's bank accounts." On the stock market hitting all-time highs, Rogers said that "it is very artificial. If you give me a trillion dollars, I'll show you a good time too and a lot of people are having a good time. I'm somewhat skeptical because I know it's going to end badly." - in CNBC
Jim Rogers started trading the stock market with $600 in 1968.In 1973 he formed the Quantum Fund with the legendary investor George Soros before retiring, a multi millionaire at the age of 37. Rogers and Soros helped steer the fund to a miraculous 4,200% return over the 10 year span of the fund while the S&P 500 returned just 47%.