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Jim Rogers: Oil price to rise 'beyond expectations'


Maverick investor, Jim Rogers says he thinks oil prices are set to rise "beyond anyone's expectations" and the US economy will slow down as a result.

Aged just five, Rogers was selling peanuts for profit. He became a hedge fund pioneer, a commodities trader and, years ago, he shifted much of his money, and his family too, out of the US and into Asia.

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