JIM ROGERS

JIM ROGERS

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Jim Rogers betting against JPMorgan

Investor Jim Rogers is betting against JPM through the options market. He says having a separate CEO and Chairman is probably a better way of running the company

Video Transcript : You are very well known critic of the Fed bond buying program that you actually seat and tapering taking place. Well looks like mr. Bernanke is gonna leave in January he probably gonna leave because he knows it was to get out before the whole thing collapses. I would suspect not before you ladies because he does it take credit for eventual problems. Maybe next year maybe the year after they said they -- with the 2015. That is because they say something doesn't mean it's gonna happen is the US economy strong enough. For the quick slip them in the cynicism and saying policy. So insane policy even than the economy's not strongly. Debasing a currency and putting staggering amounts of money has never been a good. Long term or medium term policies so yes again as -- the economy strong enough. I can't conceive that we're doing it in the first place and little treasuries are you shorting treasuries and on not torture his was. I -- -- on the Cyprus today. I -- short John funds. Because when the bond market starts to unravel wind if it ever does. That bond that junk market is going to be the most susceptible and very short and gone through yet. And who's gonna place Bernanke you know he's not in his biggest and who's gonna replace it get any better is getting better -- -- is going to be somebody who does -- who -- from mr. Bernanke. You know mr. and it can hold stamp of negotiable Obama who haven't had. It's gotta be this -- it's gotta be this guy because they understand how we think they understand what's going on. It's madness for all of us that's not good for the US not good for the world but it'll be somebody who thinks like Burnett for. Another business personality is facing a big test that is at JPMorgan. Jamie Dimon. Shareholders vote on May 21 to split the CEO chairman role is the bank to be for one. But who knows. I don't know I'm sure JPMorgan code calls. But usually if you have anything to people are better than one if there's two people are compatible and can work together. Normally two is better than one yes pretty simple life but I have I don't know Jamie can do it better than two people are not in what happens if he leaves. Stock program for awhile but then Jamie -- did not diligent people look at him maybe a surprise to Jamie -- -- he had not been a JPMorgan.

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%.






Who is Jim Rogers ?

James "Jim" Rogers was born in Oct. 19, 1942 and grew up in Demopolis, Alabama .Jim Rogers started trading the stock market with $600 in 1968.In 1973 he formed the Quantum Fund with the legendry 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%. They ran what is considered to be one of the first truly global macro hedge funds. . In 1964 he got his first job on Wall Street at Dominick & Dominick in the summer between high school and Yale University, that's how he got his first experience with stocks and bonds. He immediately fell in love with the job. After Oxford, he returned to the U.S. and joined the army in 1970 he returned to Wall Street, working again with Dominick & Dominick. That same year he joined Arnold S. Bleichroeder, where he met George Soros, and together founded the Quantum Fund. This has opened a new era of global macrotrading and inspired numerous imitations and spin-offs. In the book "Money Masters of Our Time," Jim Rogers writes about that time "the most important thing in my life was work. I did not do anything until I had completed my work." To emphasize this professional ethic , it is good to remember that he did not made any holiday for ten years. In 1980, Jim Rogers has decided to "retire" at 37 years. Since then he has spent much of his time traveling and supporting the causes of philanthropic and taking on many high profile roles in the media. However, he continues to be an active investor and media commentator

Jim Rogers "the 19th century was the century of the UK , the 20th century was the century of the US , the 21 st century is going to be the century of China "