Paul Mampilly worked on Wall Street for a good portion of his life and helped to make many people there a lot of money. All of that changed when he became worn out and tired of helping rich people become richer. In 2008, when the stock market crashed, he watched on as countless people lost everything. While this took place, hedge fund managers and other Wall Street workers were raking in the bucks from their clients.
The excess and greed of Wall Street eventually were too much for Paul Mampilly to handle, and he made his exit in order to become the man he always wanted to be. Today, he works with the little guy and all of the other American investors who need someone with his knowledge and expertise. Mampilly is the editor and writer of his own newsletter that is published by Banyan Hill Publishing. He also started up his own subscription service he calls the Professional Speculator.
Paul Mampilly learned how to invest by working as a hedge fund manager for different companies. He worked with Kinetics Asset Management and was able to raise billions of dollars for its hedge fund. Mampilly also took part in a competition that was ran by the John Templeton Foundation where he grew a fund by more than 75% during a recession.
Paul Mampilly’s Profits Unlimited newsletter is being read by more than 60,000 people. He updates his newsletter on a weekly basis and works with a model portfolio that he shares with readers. Mampilly has admitted that he has read over 1000 different books over his lifetime and that he has invested a great deal in understanding the way that the stock market works. He is expecting the millennial generation to take over the market soon and has been letting investors know about this coming change. While many other investors aim to make as much money as they can at whatever cost, Paul Mampilly is a man of principles. It is his hope that he will be able to lift many people out of the economic position they are in now.
Wesley Edens is the co-founder of Fortress Investment Group, a private equity firm. He was a partner at BlackRock Financial Management and held the managing director position. Edens held the same status in a different firm known as Lehman Brothers. Fortress Investment Group was founded in 1998 by Wes Edens and other two principals that is Randal Nardone and Rob Kauffman who is retired in 2012. They had experience in the investment sector that helped Fortress survive the initial start-up stage and grow to be the company it is today. Fortress made history for being the first large-scale private equity firm to announce its initial public offer and go public to successfully trade in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Currently, Fortress has expanded its operations to different parts of the world with its headquarters situated in New York. Two of the current principles are based in New York that is Nardone and Wes Edens while the other Peter Briger is based in San Francisco. Fortress has over 900 employees who deliver quality service to the vast number of clients all over the globe. Fortress specializes in corporate mergers and acquisition, capital markets, operation management and asset-based investing among other things.
Wes Edens together with the Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris co-own a company that recently bought the majority of stake in Aston Villa an English football team. The team has had its moments of fame and downfall, Edens together with his partner Sawiris are looking forward to working with the existing management to restore the team to its former glory. Edens love for sports is evident since, in 2004, he invested in the Milwaukee Bucks an NBA team. A total sum of $550 million was laid down by Wesley Edens and his partner to purchase the Milwaukee Bucks and promised to build a bigger arena for the team. The stadium will be situated in the same area of Wisconsin since the team is iconic to the city. Wes Edens successful career is attributed to his educational background, he attended Oregon State University and received a bachelor of science degree in Finance and Business administration in the year 1984.