“Africa is extremely interesting to me. And most of them have stock markets. Ghana has a stock market, Ivory Coast has a stock market, Nigeria- there are stock markets you can play. I don’t have investments in West Africa at the moment but I have had in the past. There are certainly plenty of ways to play it.” – in Reuters
Jim Rogers is an author, financial commentator and successful international investor. He has been frequently featured in Time, The New York Times, Barron’s, Forbes, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times and is a regular guest on Bloomberg and 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%.