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George Soros was born on August 12, 1930, as Schwartz György, in Budapest, Hungary. George Soros’s father then changed his family name from Schwartz to Soros. Soros means “will soar” in Esperanto language.

Soros Fund Management, LLC is an American hedge fund management firm and serves as principal investment adviser to a group of funds managed for the benefit of Soros family clients.

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