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Living in a truly international city called Toronto. My interests are mostly economics, investment, the world and its people. In my spare time, I read, think, travel and workout.

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    Why Do Tamil People Love Gold As Much As They Do?

    "Whether it’s in the Tamil community or any other community, if you’re wearing lots of jewelry or carrying lots of money, criminals will target you.”  The police officer on the evening news was as polite as he could be.

    Author:   |  Published: June 26, 2014  |  4 Comments

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    Ananda Krishnan: The Richest Tamil in the World

    Ananda Krishnan is estimated to be worth 12 billion dollars making him the richest Tamil in the world. He holds stakes in various businesses in the telecommunications, shipping, oil and gas industries and has many properties to his name.

    Author:   |  Published: May 26, 2014  |  1 Comment

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    The Tamil Millionaire Next Door

    They say good fences make good neighbors. I say I don't need a fence with my neighbor Ravi. Ravi and his family are every home owner’s dream neighbors. A picture perfect young Tamil family of husband, wife and two toddlers. The only catch is Ravi is also a millionaire. A millionaire among the middle class in our neighborhood- a new member of the much maligned 1%.

    Author:   |  Published: April 24, 2014  |  3 Comments

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    Raj Rajaratnam: From Role Model to A Bad Example

    It was the year 2008.  I went through Forbes' “The 400 Richest Americans” list and read about each billionaire.  One name that intrigued me and stood out on the list was that of Raj Rajaratnam, an investment manager from New York.  His net worth was estimated to be 1.8 billion and ranked 262 on the list.  Rajaratnam is a common Tamil name and I have relatives by the same surname.  I started looking up more information.

    Author:   |  Published: March 11, 2014  |  7 Comments