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George Soros made 8 predictions about politics, financial markets, and Facebook – here’s how they turned out

George Soros made eight predictions about politics, financial markets and Facebook - here's how they turned out

The biggest names in the hedge fund industry gave tens of millions to both parties in the 2018 midterms — here are the top donors

Hedge fund billionaires and their families made up some of the biggest individual donors in the 2018 midterms, according to a new report from non-profit Public Citizen.
Investor George Soros speaks during a program hosted by the New America Foundation September 13, 2006 in Washington, DC.

Here are George Soros’ biggest investments

George Soros exited holdings in some big tech names in the fourth quarter, including Microsoft, Apple, and Alibaba. The firm also cut its stakes in entertainment-related investments.
George Soros delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 24, 2019.

George Soros warns that the EU is ‘sleepwalking into oblivion’ and risks collapsing like the Soviet Union

The billionaire investor George Soros expressed concern about the politics in some of the EU's largest countries: Germany, Italy, and the UK.

‘UNPRECEDENTED DANGER’: Billionaire investor George Soros just went scorched Earth on China during his annual Davos speech

Billionaire investor George Soros warned a crowd at Davos about the "mortal danger facing open societies," and took China's government to task.
Republican Gov. Matt Bevin of Kentucky discusses The Courier Journal's partnership with ProPublica using air-quotes.

Pulitzer Prize-winning news group ProPublica fires back at Kentucky governor after being called a ‘biased, left-wing organization’

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin of Kentucky expressed concern for The Courier Journal's upcoming investigation 'of some organization within Kentucky.'
Elliot Schrage, Facebook's departing vice president of communications and public policy, defended on Wednesday the company's attack on George Soros.

Facebook’s PR head defended its anti-Soros effort, saying it was ‘completely legitimate’

Elliot Schrage, the social networking giant's outgoing communications chief, said it was done in the interest of transparency and honesty.
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg.

Sheryl Sandberg reportedly wanted to know if George Soros, who publicly criticized Facebook, was shorting the company’s stock

"Mr. Soros is a prominent investor and we looked into his investments and trading activity related to Facebook," a Facebook rep told news outlets.
New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks at a press conference on Capitol Hill.

Kirsten Gillibrand hits back at top Democratic donors who blame her for Al Franken’s ouster

Top Democratic donors say they won't support a Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand 2020 bid after she helped oust Al Franken over sexual misconduct allegations.