Predictions

James Dondero: Leading Highland Capital For More Than Two Decades

Business, Predictions
James Dondero is the President of the famous Dallas hedge fund Highland Capital Management and he has been in this position for over two decades. His experience before Highland Capital allowed him to see what type of structure was needed in order to create an investment firm that surpassed success. To Jim, there are three principles that make up a trustworthy and successful fund. The first is Experience. Highland Capital has this. It was found in 1993 by James Dondero and it has pioneered the CLO and loan markets. The second principle is discipline. Highland Capital also has this. They are able to be transparent because they co-invest with their investors so that everyone’s interests are aligned. The third principle is boldness, which Highland Capital definitely has. The fund is employee o

George Soros Predicts the Collapse of the European Union (EU)

Europe, Interviews, Predictions
  "It's much better to face harsh reality than to close your eyes to it." That's a quote from a recent interview by Gregor Peter Schmitz of the German magazine WirtschaftsWoche with financier George Soros. It sums up the interview because, according to Soros, the European Union (EU) is now facing five or six crises at once. He says it's better to acknowledge problems than to pretend they don't exist. That's the only chance you have of solving the problems. The first crisis is Greece, which is still greatly in debt, and, therefore, economically depressed. Soros cites Putin and Russia's invasion of Ukraine as another one, including continuing economic and political problems in that country. Another crisis is the upcoming British referendum on whether or not to withdraw ...

Marcio Alaor BMG On Apple Advancements

2016, Predictions, Tech
  Marcio Alaor is the vice president of Brazil's biggest bank, BMG. He has worked with the bank and with the customers of the bank to ensure that people are educated about the opportunities that they have within the banking and financial world. He has also spent a great deal of time learning about businesses and the top businesses in the world to help people become more educated about the companies that they are giving money to and becoming a part of through the purchase of popular products. Technology is huge right now and Marcio Alaor has made it a point to learn as much as possible about the technology sector. He has learned as much as possible about technology and has dedicated time to be able to learn about the processes while teaching people who follow him more about it. T...