How rich is George Soros?
George Soros Net Worth:
George Soros Net Worth:George Soros (/ˈsɔroʊs/ or /ˈsɔrɒs/; Hungarian: Soros György; Hungarian: [ˈʃoroʃ]; born August 12, 1930, as Schwartz György) is a Hungarian-born American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Soros Fund Management. He is known as "The Man Who Broke the Bank of England" because of his short sale of US$10 billion worth of pounds, giving him a profit of $1 billion during the 1992 Black Wednesday UK currency crisis.Soros is a well-known supporter of progressive-liberal political causes. Between 1979 and 2011, Soros gave away over $8 billion to human rights, public health, and education causes. He played a significant role in the peaceful transition from communism to capitalism in Eastern Europe (1984–89) and provided one of Europe's largest higher education endowments to Central European University in Budapest. Soros is also the chairman of the Open Society Foundations.
|Birth date:||August 12, 1930 age 84|
|Birth place:||Budapest, Hungary|
|Profession:||Speculator, Investor, Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Analyst, Financier, Trader, Business magnate|
|Education:||London School of Economics and Political Science|
|Spouse:||Tamiko Bolton (m. 2013), Susan Weber Soros (m. 1983–2005), Annaliese Witschak (m. 1960–1983)|
|Children:||Alexander Soros, Andrea Soros, Jonathan Soros, Gregory Soros, Robert Soros|
|Parents:||Tivadar Soros, Elizabeth Soros|