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Alpesh Patel
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Alpesh Patel is an award-winning hedge fund and private equity fund manager, international bestselling author, entrepreneur and Dealmaker.

He is the Founder and CEO of Praefinium Partners and is a Financial Times Top FTSE 100 forecaster, beating leading fund managers, analysts and journalists.

He has penned more than 200 columns for the Financial Times and has written 18 book on investing, translated into six languages, including The Mind of a Trader and 7 Simple Strategies of Highly Effective Traders. (One of his books was even a top 5 bestseller on Amazon – right behind Harry Potter.) A frequent guest on financial news shows, Alpesh also hosted his own shows on Bloomberg TV, CNBC and Sky TV.

He’s a sought-after speaker, having presented at more than 500 conferences across the globe, including for Rothschilds, Goldman Sachs, Barclays, and the London Business School.

A University of Oxford alumnus and former Visiting Fellow in Business, Alpesh interned for U.S. Congressman Eliot Engel and was appointed to a U.K. advisory position by former Prime Minister Tony Blair.

As a senior-most Dealmaker in the U.K.’s Department for International Trade, he is part of a team that has helped deliver $1 billion of investment to the U.K. since 2005. He’s also a former Council Member of the 100-year-old Chatham House, the foreign affairs think-tank, whose patron is Queen Elizabeth. For his services to the U.K. economy, Alpesh received the Order of the British Empire (OBE) from the Queen in 2020.

As a recognized authority on fintech, online trading and venture capital, his past and current client list includes American Express, Merrill Lynch HSBC, Charles Schwab, Goldman Sachs, Barclays, NYSE Life… and more.

Alpesh is also known for his philanthropic efforts. He co-founded the U.K. chapter of the largest entrepreneur mentorship organization in the world (TIE.org), and is co-chair of the Loomba Foundation, which supports widows and orphans.

Investor Magazine calls him “The U.K.’s most respected stock picker.” The Independent says he is “An expert in his field.” And Channel 4 TV called him “UK’s best known online trader.”

Alpesh writes an elite weekly column for Manward Financial Digest… bringing his hedge fund secrets to everyday investors.

Stock of the Week: Is This Industrial Tech Stock’s Surge Over?

Stock of the Week: Is This Industrial Tech Stock’s Surge Over?

Alpesh Patel puts a reader’s stock to the test… After a big surge, will it see more gains?


Stock of the Week: A Tactical Play in a Hot Sector

Stock of the Week: A Tactical Play in a Hot Sector

In this market, you need to be tactical… and look inside the sectors that are doing well, no matter what they are. That’s exactly how Alpesh found this week’s Stock of the Week.


Stock of the Week: A Hot Household Name for a Shaky Market

Stock of the Week: A Hot Household Name for a Shaky Market

This household name’s products are always in demand… which means it won’t be hurt by the same headwinds as the rest of the market. Get the ticker in this week’s Stock of the Week.


Stock of the Week: This Food Producer Is Crafting a Comeback

Stock of the Week: This Food Producer Is Crafting a Comeback

Recession or not, you’ll be buying this company’s products. And it hits all of Alpesh’s metrics for a Stock of the Week…


Stock of the Week: Turning Up the Heat on a Surging Energy Play

Stock of the Week: Turning Up the Heat on a Surging Energy Play

Energy providers are scrambling thanks to Russia’s war in Ukraine. That’s led to a surprising winner in the sector. Watch this week’s Stock of the Week for all the details.


Stock of the Week: Shining a Light on This Rebounding Electric Manufacturer

Stock of the Week: Shining a Light on This Rebounding Electric Manufacturer

Even in this market, there are diamonds in the rough. Here’s one such opportunity for investors willing to dig deeper…


Stock of the Week: Breathe Easy With This Surging Biotech

Stock of the Week: Breathe Easy With This Surging Biotech

A surging biotech tackling rising asthma cases showed up on Alpesh’s radar. Find out what’s to like about the company in this week’s Stock of the Week.


Stock of the Week: Diversify With a Company That’s Off the Beaten Path

Stock of the Week: Diversify With a Company That’s Off the Beaten Path

Alpesh says it’s time to look beyond the U.S. and broaden our exposure to growing markets in other parts of the world. See what he’s looking at in this week’s video.


Stock of the Week: A Clear 5G Winner

Stock of the Week: A Clear 5G Winner

Alpesh has his eye on a big player in the fast-growing 5G industry. Find out what sets the stock apart – and get the ticker – in this week’s Stock of the Week video.


Stock of the Week: A Surging Company on Fertile Ground for Profits

Stock of the Week: A Surging Company on Fertile Ground for Profits

Alpesh’s latest Stock of the Week is a key player in our troubled food supply chain… And the company also hits all his metrics for growth, value and income.