James Simons, The Richest Mathematician In The World

Have you ever heard about James Simons? Last year, this hedge fund magnate did make US$194,000, but in term of an hour. Well, it’s actually not surprising when his wealth reportedly reaches at a whopping US$21.5 billion in March 2019. For your information, James Simons is considered as the smartest billionaire as well as the richest mathematician in the world nowadays…

While many believe that Warren Buffett is the greatest investor of all time, his 17.1% average annual return over the last 29 years looks very pedestrian compared to those produced by PhDs employed by the “quant shop” Renaissance Technologies…

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source: https://mobygeek.com/features/meet-james-simons-the-richest-mathematicians-in-the-world-4356

September 5th, 2019