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5 Top Investors Who Profited From the Global Financial Crisis

5 Top Investors Who Profited From the Global Financial Crisis

The recommendation to "buy when there's blood in the streets" has been attributed to more than one rich businessman but is a solid approach to creating substantial wealth. With that, below are five investors who demonstrated remarkable timing by making big investments during the credit crisis and are well on their way to huge gains as a result. In October 2008, Warren Buffett published an article in The New York Times op-ed section declaring he was buying American stocks during the equity downfall brought on by the credit crisis.