JIM ROGERS

JIM ROGERS

Friday, July 4, 2014

Jim Rogers Boom Bust Interview on China

Jim Rogers on China’s future & Tim Duy talks US growth, jobs, & unemployment : Erin sits down with famed investor and author Jim Rogers to ask him why he is bullish on China and to learn more about his adventures in travel. Then, Erin discusses Federal Reserve policy and US macroeconomic health with Fed 



 A new national database is being assembled by the Federal Housing Finance Agency and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that will compel as many as 227 million Americans to disclose intimate details about their families’ financial health. Erin takes a look. Famed investor and author Jim Rogers says although China has been facing some deceleration recently, he’s still bullish. Federal Reserve policy and US macroeconomic health with Fed Watcher Tim Duy, a professor of economics at the University of Oregon and blogger at Tim Duy’s Fed Watch. In Big Deal, Edward Harrison and Erin talk about government surveillance into our digital privacy, Lavabit and what Uncle Sam’s prying eyes will do to the US tech industry.





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 "