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Welcome to jimslater.org.uk the website of author and private investor Jim Slater.

Jim Slater trained as a Chartered Accountant but first became well-known for writing an investment column in The Sunday Telegraph under the nom-de-plume ‘Capitalist’ before starting Slater Walker in 1964.  Since his high-profile days in the City, Jim has produced his autobiography and written many children’s books and investment books including the best-selling The Zulu Principle.  He devised Company REFS, a monthly company statistical guide, and recently took advantage of the commodities boom by co-founding Galahad Gold which over four years made profits averaging 66% per annum from gold, molybdenum and uranium investments.

Jim is currently Deputy Chairman of Genagro Services Limited which advises Genagro Ltd, an agricultural investment company,  in which he has a substantial investment.  Jim continues to invest actively in the UK stockmarket.