James Harris Simons (//; born April 25, 1938) is an American mathematician, billionaire hedge fund manager, and philanthropist. He is known as a quantitative investor. In 1982, Simons founded Renaissance Technologies. He is seen as the greatest investor on Wall Street.
As reported by Forbes, his net worth as of October 2019 is estimated to be $21.6 billion, making Simons the 21st-richest man in the United States.
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- Zuckerman, Gregory (2019-11-02). "The Making of the World's Greatest Investor". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2019-11-03.
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