In case anyone believes in conspiracy theories and that the whole political process is scripted, I offer you this bit of schadenfreude. Billionaire progressive financier Geroge Soros lost a billion freaking dollars betting on the worst Democrat candidate in history. Couldn’t happen to a better guy.
Billionaire hedge-fund manager George Soros lost nearly $1 billion as a result of the stock-market rally spurred by Donald Trump’s surprise presidential election.
But Stanley Druckenmiller, Mr. Soros’s former deputy who helped Mr. Soros score $1 billion of profits betting against the British pound in 1992, anticipated the market’s recent climb and racked up sizable gains, according to people close to the matter.
Irony, thy name is Hillary: