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Sanjay Shah is among the prominent investors in the world. Synonymous to other individuals, he did not start out as an expert in the financial sector. Shah and his parents formerly lived in Kenya before relocating to Marylebone, Central London. Though he took a degree in the medicine field at King’s College, he shifted his career to finance and accounting. On completing his accounting studies, he went ahead to work in various financial institutions such as Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, ING & the Dutch bank as well as the Merrill Lynch.

Solo Capital

Shah made a decision to establish Solo Capital after lacking a prospective job opportunity due to the financial crisis of 2008.The firm managed to grow into a global center for various financial services. Its services are provided through its three principal divisions, which include the Professional Sports Investments boasting of services such as asset and performance management, advisory and representation as well as talent acquisition. The Consulting Division is in charge of human capital, performance and investment while the Proprietary Trading division is responsible for derivatives, commodities, and FX.

Solo Capital also boasts of an excellent team of professionals that is available to offer leading-edge services and solutions, which are coupled up with quality customer service. A testament to its success is the financial records posted by the company for the year ended March 2015.The report indicated that Solo Capital Partners had a cash flow of £30.26 million, assets worth £67.45 million and a net worth amounting to £15.45 million.

Entrepreneurial Prowess

Sanjay Shah is the founder and owner of Aesa S.a.r.l, an entity that manages Solo Group Holdings. On the other hand, Solo Group Holdings oversees the operations of Solo Capital Partners. Further, he owns an excess of thirty-six other companies in diverse locations such as The Cayman Islands, Malta, Luxembourg, London, Dubai, and The British Virgin Islands.

Philanthropic Efforts

Sanjay has managed to acquire a position in the ranks of generous individuals around the world through his Autism Rocks Foundation. Funds raised via the initiatives of the Foundation are used to support awareness efforts as well as boost research endeavors on autism.


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George Soros, the smart investor, author, and prominent philanthropist gained global fame after shorting the British pound and pocketing a profit of $1 billion in September 1992. On just a single currency assumption, Soros had risked $10 billion. He founded and managed Quantum Fund that acquired an annual return of over 30 percent under his leadership. George Soros ventured into the philanthropy world in 1979 after he started offering funds to assist black students to not only attend Cape Town University but also graduate and establish a professional career. As the Chair of Open Society Foundations, Soros has strived to promote values such as human rights, government accountability, and transparency.

Soros took a long break from active business to manage his family investments and oversee the operation of the Open Society. Recently, the self-established billionaire announced his intention to return to trading. His goals are to make immense profits from opportunities that will be created by the economic troubles that he is foreseeing. The hedge fund manager has already directed extraordinary amount of investment in new ventures and his existing businesses. Soros is anticipating big market shifts and global economic recession. His return to business is already causing ripples in the corporate word.

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Early life and investment competence

Soros relocated from Hungary to England in 1947. In 1952, he earned a degree in Economics from the London Schools of Economics. He has worked as an investment manager and credit analyst in several firms headquartered in New York such as F.M. Mayer, Arnhold & S. Bleichroeder, and Wertheim & CO. With a goal to create a thriving business empire, Soros founded a hedge fund firm known as Soros Fund Management. Under his leadership, the hedge fund became a prestigious and successful Quantum Fund. Apart from generating returns of over 30 percent on a yearly basis, the successful hedge fund made returns of over 100 percent on two occasions.

Soros has been monitoring his company’s investment and on several occasions became active in running the affairs of the company especially after the fund made losses. This year, Soros has been actively involved in business. He has been building alliances with several executives in all sorts of industries. Soros Fund Management that manages about $30 billion for his family sold stocks and purchased shares and gold in gold miners. Investing in precious metals is one of the strategies Soros is using to protect his wealth from market shifts and global economic crisis.

Soros has authored several books such as The Tragedy of the European Union (2014). His articles touch on the topics of society, economics, and politics. Additionally, his essays are published in major magazines and newspapers across the globe. Soros is a role model to people who have missions of succeeding in the business world.

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Casinos that are built with Devco loans can make a striking difference in a community, and they make it very easy for communities to ride from their own ashes. Most of these communities were once very nice, but they are now home to a lot of buildings and areas that are not developed. They need to be developed again into something new, but these cities do not have the funds to start building right away. They know that they need to make a change, but the only way to make a change is with help from Devco. The Press of Atlantic City reported on the loans that Devco offers and the unique way in which they offer each loan.
The loans that are given by Devco to cities like New Brunswick come with a development plan for the city. The city will learn exactly what must be done to help complete the plan, and there will be projections for the money that can be made from he project. One project that is completed in a certain neighborhood could bring millions in revenue, jobs and more people. The people who get jobs will also have better places to live, and they will have an opportunity to invest back in their community by shopping and paying rent.

Devco helps every community use their loan money in the right way, and Devco asks every community to consider how much development can on in one place. Private businesses will be opened because of the appearance of a hotel or casino, and every local business will be supported by the hotel or casino. There is a lot of money to be made on these projects, and a city that was once on the brink of failure can instantly create a tax base with Devco’s help.

Full story by Press of Atlantic City.


We live in a world of imagination, and Portia Kersten has grown up with a big imagination fueled by a lot of books despite her coming from a humble background. This has enabled her to aspire to do great things in life and become successful.

Portia Kersten is the current Chief Financial Officer of Skout, which is the largest global platform for meeting new people. Portia, who holds an MBA from Columbia University, has worked with beginner and high growth enterprises in a range of industries to raise income, maximize growth potential and achieve successful exists for more than a decade now. Her experience from both big and small companies has helped her in learning best practices at companies like GE.

Skout is a social media platform that millions of users and gives you the ability to connect with people no matter who you are. It enables people from all walks of life to meet new people and get to exchange ideas with them. The service was established as a mobile web social network back in 2007 by Christian Wiklund and Niklas Lindstrom.

It is one of the first dating and people discovery application to emphasize generalized user location. Skout, which is available for both iOS and Android, allows users to instant message or send virtual gifts to one another. It is a fascinating app since one can view other people’s profile.

Portia Kersten has learned how to balance her personal and work life by only doing high priority things though one of the challenges that she may be facing in her work life is the process of finding and maintaining product or market fit. She is one of the women who are not afraid to put their feet up, and her confidence too is what makes her stand out. She enjoys mentoring younger women who are starting their career. Portia hopes that Skout will continue to bring people together locally or around the world positively. Skout receives positive feedback from people who come to support local members in various projects.


Dick Devos, philanthropist, president of Amway, and former owner of the Orlando Magic, is known for his involvement in community and education causes throughout Western Michigan. His foundation supports religious schools, arts festivals, community groups and churches as well. Devos is also an amateur pilot with an interest in aviation. As such, he supports the Western Michigan Aviation Academy.

The Western Michigan Aviation Academy works with High School Students to teach them about flying, engineering and other aspects of flight. The students can work towards their college degree while attenting the school. The Western Michigan Aviation Academy entered into an articulation agreement with Northwestern Michigan College in 2014.

Students who go through the Western Michigan Aviation Academy and then register with Northwestern Michigan College receive eight credits towards their degree. After earning an associate’s degree from NMC, they can transfer their credits to earn a bachelor’s degree in business with a focus on aviation.
WMAA does more than just focus on aviation. Any student who is interested in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math fields can enroll. Dick DeVos Academy provides them with an enrichment opportunity.

The academy started in 2012, and its first graduates left the academy in 2014. It can hold approximately 412 students at any given time, and the articulation agreement helps students coming out of high school decrease the amount of time they need to spend in college.

Dick DeVos continues his community involvement throughout Western Michigan and serves on the boards of many local governments. Dick once ran for governor of Michigan, although is campaign bid was not successful. He continues to serve as president of Amway, a home-marketing company that offers supplements and health products to people around the world.

Talk Fusion’s story started with a plan to develop a revolutionary product. Bob Reina was highly determined to transform his dream into a reality. Recently, the firm deployed to the market the highly awaited 30 days Free Trials, which is available in nine diverse languages and present in more than 140 countries. Prospective clients can enjoy Talk Fusion’s Video Marketing Solution free of charge for a span of 30 days.

Talk Fusion’ highly trained and experienced team of professionals spent close to a year thoroughly planning and working hard to offer prospective customers a mind-blowing experience of using the video marketing solutions. During the 30-days trial, clients will have an opportunity to evaluate whether the video marketing products offered by Talk Fusion are effective.

How to subscribe for the 30-day free trial

The offer is available to individual, companies, and non-profit organization. Those interested should visit the newly designed website, TalkFusion.Com. The only details required are names and email addresses. After completing the registration process, the users will enjoy wide varieties of innovative products such as Video Newsletters, Sign-up Forms, Live Meetings, as well as Video Chat, which is a 2016 Award-Winning product. The outstanding benefits of marketing tools are realized immediately after signing up. Despite the redesigned website being easy to operate, the users are assisted in boosting their business through video product tutorials, exclusive white papers, and continuous guides.

Talk Fusion

Talk Fusion is a global market leader in the video communication world. The firm develops video conferencing, video emailing, social networking, and broadcasting products. It utilizes innovative video technology to assist business to grow and change the lives of entrepreneurs. The firm uses highly trained independent associates present in over 140 countries to market its innovative products. Bob Reina founded the company in 2007. Talk Fusion is remembered for launching a Pay Compensation Plan, which was the first one worldwide.

Talk Fusion utilizes a multi-level marketing strategy and offers exception services. It is one of the members of esteemed Direct Selling Association (DSA). Additionally, it engages in ethical business practices. The company participates actively in community activities and financial support community-based organization that champions animal rights across the globe. The original version of this article was posted on PR Newswire.