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Archive for January, 2015

Spain’s Buffett Plots Return To Investor Spotlight

Courtesy of The Financial Times, a report on Francisco Parames, called Spain’s Buffett by a number of observers: Francisco García Parames, Spain’s most successful fund manager, has revealed the first details of his new investment venture since he resigned from Bestinver in September. Having achieved an average annual return of 16 per cent over more […]

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“China’s Buffett” Tops Ranking Of Wealthy Chinese Investors

Courtesy of The Financial Times, an update on Guo Guangchang: Guo Guangchang, an entrepreneur who claims inspiration from China’s oldest sages – as well as from the “sage of Omaha”, Warren Buffett – has topped an inaugural ranking of the wealthiest Chinese investors with a personal fortune estimated at $4.5bn. Guo, 48, typifies the eclectic […]

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About This Blog And Its Author
Global Buffetts is dedicated to compiling a compendium of elite international money managers & investors.  While the U.S. is indeed home to a number of world-class financiers, the rapid economic development and dynamic rise of financial acumen around the world has changed the playing field in the past decades.  There are now a number of global "Buffetts" plying their trade & demonstrating their expertise in their own markets.  Often, however, there is little written about such individuals as most popular media is focused on the big names in U.S. investing.  This personal interest blog is one individual's attempt to uncover other elite money managers from around the world.

Educated at Yale University (Bachelor of Arts - History) and Harvard (Master in Public Policy - International Development), Monty Simus has lived, worked, and traveled in more than forty countries spanning Africa, China, western Europe, the Middle East, South America, and Southeast & Central Asia, and his personal interests comprise economic development, policy, investment, technology, natural resources, and the environment, with a particular focus on globalization’s impact upon these subject areas.  Monty writes about frontier investment markets at and geopolitical pressures in the global agricultural sector at