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Freedom to succeed (video by Thomas Peterffy. Immgrant from Hungary)
youtube ^ | october 10, 2012 | Thomas Peterffy

Posted on 10/11/2012 1:17:01 PM PDT by lowbridge

Thomas Peterffy grew up in socialist Hungary. Despite the fact that he could not speak English when he immigrated to the United States in 1956, Thomas fulfilled the American dream. With hard work and dedication, he started a business that today employs thousands of people. In the 1970s, Thomas bought a seat on the American Stock Exchange. He played a key role in developing the electronic trading of securities and is the founder of Interactive Brokers, an online discount brokerage firm with offices all over the world.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: hungary; thomaspeterffy
(according to other sources, he emigrated in 1965, not 1956)
1 posted on 10/11/2012 1:17:04 PM PDT by lowbridge
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To: lowbridge

It’s hilarious that on the CNN website, this article is being commented on by libs pretending to be from Upper Slobovia who say they LOVE Obama. They really are desperate.


2 posted on 10/11/2012 1:26:01 PM PDT by Viennacon
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To: lowbridge

Thank you, Mr. Peterffy. This video is a beautiful tribute to America.


3 posted on 10/11/2012 2:10:41 PM PDT by July4 (Remember the price paid for your freedom.)
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To: lowbridge

I’ve seen this ad run several times on CNBC; great ad and it’s marketed to the right audience.


4 posted on 10/11/2012 4:14:16 PM PDT by Rusty0604
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