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None of them were amateurs.

BS. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornwall_Capital

They started with $100k pooled together from 3 guys' life savings. How much did they make?


The wikipedia article, short as it is, covers through 2010 when that $100k grew to "100 to 300 Million." Read the latest write-up of them in FT. It's a billion dollar venture now.

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