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  • Aug 21, 2014
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Soros Fund Management

'China's George Soros' joins Hong Kong firm

Dai Jixin, a former manager of Soros Fund Management, plans to start a new hedge fund in Hong Kong backed by a trader dubbed "China's George Soros", according to company filings.

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 5:30am

Soros, 82, engaged to 40-year-old girlfriend

Billionaire investor George Soros had a lot to celebrate on Saturday evening: his 82nd birthday and the engagement to his much younger girlfriend Tamiko Bolton.

13 Aug 2012 - 9:47am

Stanley Druckenmiller conceded US$11 billion Quantum Fund

Soros Fund Management's Stanley Druckenmiller has conceded that his US$11 billion Quantum Fund has erased much of a 12 per cent February gain, mainly in money-losing bets on computer-related stocks.

'We are having a bad month. Our long stock portfolio had been geared toward the new economy, and we got taken apart in the last few weeks,' he said.

1 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Soros Fund sold on Southeast Asia but caution needed

The political shivers the name George Soros still send through parts of Asia were never more evident than during the recent no-confidence debate in the Thai parliament.

24 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

The speculator who cares

GEORGE SOROS In pursuit of profit or for charity, tycoons bail out companies and institutions that have fallen on hard times. They may provide a useful bridging loan for friends who have invested unwisely, or bankroll a pie-in-the-sky scheme just for fun. But it is not often that they go, in person, to the aid of the government of one of the world's biggest countries.

8 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

A try at preaching to the converted

IF you're decisive at heart, you should have no difficulty with the following: Do you want a box for 30 people at the Rugby Sevens for $180,000? If you can't make your mind up today, the price is going up to $260,000.

18 Dec 1993 - 12:00am