MILAN KORDESTANI INVESTS IN ORGANIC FARMING

Posted on June 15, 2018

Milan Kordestani is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Milan Farms, a company that rears poultry humanely and grows saffron organically. Milan Farms was established in early 2015 with the aim of providing customers with the product that they want. Milan was born and grew up in Stanford but moved to London in 2009 when his parents divorced. He attended several schools till he graduated from Sacred Heart Preparatory High School in 2017.

Milan has been riding horses since when he was ten years old when he was thrown off a horse by a runaway horse on the riding trail. Even after being thrown off, he got back on the horse and rode it back to the camp. Milan surprised many people because few children would ride a horse that previously mistreated them. He has competed severally in horse riding competitions and has won a number of them. In 2015, Milan won the first leg of the Triple Crown and was ranked fourth at the World Championship Horse Show. He also won the third leg of the Triple Crown during the American Royal. In 2016, he obtained his highest ranking in horse riding during the World Championships Horse Show by becoming second in his age split.

Currently, Milan Farms offers 100% organic saffron, free-range eggs, and mint. The objective of the company is to provide the customer with honest information. The customer should be provided with information on how animals were reared or plants were grown. The eggs that are sold by Milan Farms are laid by free range chickens that are fed on grass and organic feed. All items that are used in handling the chicken and the eggs are organic.

Milan Farms harvests the brightest part of the saffron flower in a bid to get the highest quality. These flowers are later dried for ten days to prevent loss of smell, flavor, and color and stored in airtight jars. They are delivered to the customers in zipping locked bags as fresh as they came from the farm. Milan Farms has innovated a new method of growing saffron different from the traditional drip irrigation method. The company has invested in a hydroponic system and is still experimenting on the salinity and mineral levels that are optimal for production of highest quality saffron.

Chris Linkas: Invest Young And Live The Good Life Later

Posted on May 18, 2018

Chris Linkas, who has been in the investment business for 20 years, advises that people start their investment portfolio while they are young. By doing so, they will be able to enjoy life as they get older. However, Linkas understands that this may seem like a daunting task to some. He himself started investing while he was young, and has some advice on how to get started.

Linkas fell in love with finance early on and that love for investments, as well as his education, helped him to acquire a leadership role at one of the biggest European credit groups. His education was the key to his success. Education is also the key to making good investments.

Also, by making investments early in life, you are able to take the good with the bad. The market always goes in cycles and the good cycles do not last forever. By investing early, it allows your portfolio to recover from an investment that turns out to be less than profitable.

Do not knock the idea of compound interest because that will make a big difference in saving money. Reinvest the interest that is made on your investments suggested by Chris Linkas. This is money that you will never miss, and it will add up over time.

Young people have a hard time creating a budget and sticking to it, but over time it gets easier. Cut out needless purchases. Do you really need five coffee shop lattes in a day? Just think about the money you can save by cutting out those purchases.

There are other benefits to saving while you are young. Not only will you be able to afford larger purchases and fun things down the road, you will also be prepared for the bumps in the road that come with life stressed by Chris Linkas. You will also be ahead of the game compared to others in your age group. Life will be better.

 

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Wes Edens’ Career at Fortress Investment Group

Posted on May 14, 2018

Wes Eden is the co-founder of Fortress Investment Group, a private equity bank based in Midtown. He is serving as the co-chief executive officer of the company as well as the owner of Milwaikee Bucks basketball team. He attended Capital High School and later joined Oregon State University for his Bachelor’s degree in Finance. With an experience in finance and management, he has become one of the best leaders in the banking sector.

Foundation of Fortress

Wes Edens co-founded Fortress Investment Group in 1998, and currently serves as the co-chairperson of the company’s board. At the company, he has the role of heading both the private equity and publicly traded alternative investment businesses. As the co-owner of the company, Wes Edens recently announced that Fortress Investment Group would be the one launching Milwaukee Bucks, a new eSport franchise which he co-owns. According to several online reviews, many employees have claimed that they are contented with working at Fortress while interns express their appreciations for being able to learn a lot.Because of his leadership at the company, Wes Edens has been mentioned among the top leaders in the private equity industry by the New York Times. He also appeared on the list of the highly paid private equity executive, parting with “take-home pay” per year of a total of $44.4 million. This included a total of $41 million in dividends he received as the shareholder of Fortress Investment Group and another $13.4 million of annual compensation from the company.

Giving back to the society

Wes Edens has made several contributions in the society. In the political arena, he once supported Max Baucus who was vying for Montana Senatorial seat as well as other political candidates and parties by contributing up to $265,000. He has also contributed over $2.7 million to several NGOs and learning institutions. He is currently serving as a trustee at Chinook Charitable Trust. Many other organizations have benefited from Wes Edens’ generosity including University of Florida, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Environmental Advocates of New York, North Salem Open Land, Autism Speaks, and Student Sponsor Partners.

Key interests

Just like any other person, Wes Edens has passion and hobbies. The most interesting activity for him is mountain climbing. He enjoys climbing mountains, and as a result has climbed several mountains such as the Matterhorn Mountain in Switzerland and Pingora Peak and Grand Teton in Wyoming. His greatest dream is to climb Mount Everest.

Adrangi’s Kerrisdale Issues Report on Eastman Kodak

Posted on April 13, 2018

Sahm Adrangi is currently the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of the Kerrisdale Capital, one of the premier organizations concerning with stocks, bonds, financial reports, and more. The company essentially seeks to educate the public and help them from fraudulent companies. The company values long-term investments and holds events to promote just its “value-driven” investment ideals.

Before Kerrisdale Capital, Adrangi held various financial positions, including analyst, investment banker and fund manager; amongs others. Adrangi’s tenure at Longacre Fund Management is especially underscoring as he was one of the individuals responsible for managing $1.2 billion in company assets.

Even before Longacre Investments, Sahm Adrangi was helping clients with bankruptcy cases and investment dealings. Sahm Adrangi’s most prominent role, however, comes with Deutsche Bank, where was heavily involved with the financial structures and leverages. At an early age of 33, Sahm Adrangi holds titles and accolades that few even dream of. Early on, Adnragi was focused on attaining an education from one of the most prestigious colleges in the world, Yale University, where he would receive a BA in Economics.

More recently, Adrangi’s initiatives to educate the public lead to a negative report on a valued Eastman Kodak Company. Kerrisdale and Adrangi point out that KodakOne and KodakCoin are flawed in its system of operation, thus will not provide its shareholders’ benefits. He specifically points out that the company’s shares have risen because of an unwarranted hype – which will only hurt shareholders.

Eastman Kodak Company’s stock rose by 187% since it announced a lucrative partnership with a third-party image platform. This partnership, as Kerrisdale points out, is an attempt to cover the weak structure of the company’s capital. Currently, Kerrisdale is only to benefit if Eastman Kodak’s stock prices fall. The report by Kerrisdale further highlights the company’s flaws. Adrangi and Kerrisdale will soon host a conference call to discuss the Kodak matters.

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Starting From The Bottom

Posted on August 18, 2017

From Managing A Fund To Managing The World

We often look back at how things occurred. It happens because the things we have and experience today exist in a strange way. We can never tell what the struggle behind someone’s success was. We only know once they’ve told us. For George Soros, what we see is a life that began with managing a fund to taking that influence across the world.Making an investment agency work requires that the founder be himself a success also. It’s success that mutual fund owners, investment banking owners and even day traders use to improve their investments. But there’s a unique platform given to the people of this world who can scale the boundaries of accomplishment and therefore succeed.

Among these people is George Soros.

The work he completed as an investment management agent also gave him access to the world and in a special way. When we think of what it takes to succeed in finance, we must also take into account how often many others fail. Beating the markets is a difficult task for both the professional and the amateur.So when someone succeeds and gathers together the wealthiest people in the world, the agency doesn’t just have these individuals’ money. The agency also get access to some of the most prominent and influential powers that exist today. This is the platform which we’re discussing right now.We’re painting a picture from a managing fund to managing the world.

Handing Off More Than a Legacy

The story behind George is one that inspires all who hear it. What makes his story so unique is that his work in philanthropy has been able to be leveraged from his work in finance. We know that philanthropy is a field of which many people in the world hope to be a part of. Where George stands in the world of philanthropy is clear.The legacy he built as a financial tycoon gave him the correct platform to leverage change that few with his same wealth have accomplished. The clear path we see when examining the “how” is one that starts with a passion for numbers, the ability to help others and then a point in life when George had the actual resources.This is the giant man who came from nothing to something and then gave away a lot if it.

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George Soros, Compassionate Philanthropist

Posted on July 21, 2016

Born in Budapest in 1930, George Soros gained his tough skin young. He was able to survive the Nazi Occupation and World War ll, he was only thirteen years old. After the war, he fled Hungary with his sights set on England, in 1947. Once in England, he attended and graduated from the London School of Economics. After he graduated, George Soros settled in the United States where he became a prominent philanthropist and the founder of the philanthropic organization, the Open Society Foundations. The Open Societies Foundation goal is to build and maintain favorable and tolerant democracies. He is also the chairman of the George Soros Management Fund LLC, a hedge fund management firm founded in 1969. He is a firm believer in true democracy and a true fighter for equal structure. Soros received two honorary doctoral degrees in 1980 from the New York School for Social Research and the University of Oxford. To no surprise,in 1991 he was presented with a third honorary doctorates degree from the Corvinus University in Budapest. He is widely appreciated for his contributions to the fight for true democracy and the underprivileged . Read more on nytimes.com

Today, his organizations operate in more than 100 countries. Read more: @georgesoros George Soros – CNBC Soros began his career in philanthropy in 1979 when he assisted African American students with funding to attend Capetown University in Apartheid, South Africa. George Soros has contributed over a dozen books, essays and articles on society, economics and politics which are read by citizens all around the world. His most recent corresponding reflects an enormous $4.5 billion across the span of 226 holdings. This may provide more reason, as if anyone needs it, as to why he is known as ” The Man the Broke the Bank of England”. Although the thought of acquiring so much money typically excites us all, Soros implies that this is not a game, and that if you’re having fun in this business, then you must be missing out on money. Because of his expertise and unmeasurable success, George Soros is known as the most successful financing of both history and today. Learn more about George Soros:
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Zeca Oliviera Makes Successful Investing In Brazil Easy

Posted on August 04, 2015

Investing in Brazil is a smart move. The country has awakened from its economic doldrums and is now one of the most attractive emerging markets. It’s now the place investors go to get rich. Opportunities abound in Brazil. There are myriad natural resources, a booming economy, the 2016 Rio Olympics on the horizon, and a plethora of Brazilian companies that are on the rise internationally. All of these things combine to make Brazil the perfect place for investors to park their money and watch it grow. And you don’t even need to speak Portuguese to do it. There are people like Brazilian investment advisor Zeca Oliveira to help.

Zeca Oliviera is a rising star when it comes to investing in Brazil. There are a number of reasons for this. Experience in the Brazilian market is one of them. Oliviera, who was previously a star with BNY Mello where he was the Chief Executive, has now brought his considerable knowledge and experience to Bridge Trust Administration. One of his moves which have paid handsome dividends for the firm and its investors is recommending that they work in partnership with Gradual Investimentos. This move has brought together prodigious brokerage and financial advisory, wealth management, and investment management resources and led to success.

Zeca Oliviera has shown he understands investing in Brazil. In one year he helped increase Bridge Trusts funds under management from $900 million to over $2.5 billion. Now his suggestion of the partnership with Gradual Investmentos has already begun to yield dividends for investors and the company. Few if any can match Oliviera’s understanding of the Brazilian markets and Brazil companies. Now, with more funds than ever under his control, he has shown he has the ability to take his company and those that invest with them to new heights.

The investment opportunities in Brazil are mind boggling. Everywhere you turn there are companies experiencing exponential growth. The returns investors have begun to enjoy is a clear indication the country, its stock markets, and its companies are going to continue to do great things for many years to come. Smart investors know the key to leveraging their investments is to get into growing markets as soon as possible, diversify their investments, and hold on for the long run. Many investors in Brazil’s growth have used this strategy to increase the value of their portfolios immensely.

If you want to be part of the early wave of investors that are making a fortune in Brazil, now is the time to act. The confluence of social and economic forces presently taking place in Brazil has shown the ability to make smart investors rich. With the influx of technology helping to accelerate the development of the country’s natural resources, international interest in visiting Brazil at an all-time high, and Brazilian companies making a name for themselves on the international scene, now is the time for savvy investors to pounce on the opportunities available in Brazil with the great investment advice of Zeca Oliviera.