Max Keiser Biography
Max Keiser (Timothy Maxwell Keiser) is an American broadcaster, former stockbroker, inventor of the virtual specialist technology and co-founder of the Hollywood Stock Exchange born on 23rd January 1960 in New Rochelle, New York, United States.
He hosts Keiser Report on RT and also co-hosts ‘Double Down’, a weekly economics program on Radio Sputnik. He also presents a weekly show on London’s Resonance FM, about finance and markets.
Max Keiser Age
He was born on 23rd January 1960 in New Rochelle, New York, United States (58 years as of 2018).
Max Keiser Family
Born Timothy Maxwell Keiser, he was raised in Westchester County, New York.
Max Keiser Education
Max studied theatre at New York University, he took jobs in stand-up comedy and in radio. In the 1980’s he took a part-time job at Paine Webber as a stockbroker and later at the midtown office of Oppenheimer and Co. Inc. under David Tufts.
Max Keiser Wife
He is married to Stacy Herbert, an American television presenter, and producer with whom he co-hosts ‘The Keiser Report’ on RT with. Stacy is also the CEO and Director of StartCOIN Holdings Limited and also the CEO of Heisenberg Capital.
Max Keiser Bitcoin
He was an early investor in both bitcoin and in many bitcoin-related startups, including Kraken, Bitpay, Shapeshift, Unocoin, Bitpesa, Bitso, Bitfinex, Factor, Storj and Uphold. In July 2017 he raised $500,000 from the Dash treasury in 24 hours for a television sponsorship deal, which was the largest blockchain crowdfund in history at that time.
He acts as a speaker about cryptocurrencies at international conferences, including the first ever bitcoin conference in Prague in 2011.
He is also a co-presenter and producer of Keiser Report which is the first international financial news program to cover bitcoin when the cryptocurrency was still under $3.
He was awarded a US patent for his virtual specialist technology patent for trading virtual securities and currencies. The patent is referenced in many subsequent inventions relating to derivatives trading.
Max Keiser Hollywood Stock Exchange
He is the creator, co-founder and former CEO of Hollywood Stock Exchange, a virtual specialist platform on which the Hollywood Stock Exchange operates. The technology allows traders to exchange virtual securities, such as “MovieStocks” and “StarBonds”, with convertible virtual currency, the “Hollywood Dollar”. The company was later sold to Cantor Fitzgerald.
Max Keiser People & Power
Keiser produced 10 short documentary films for Al Jazeera’s series People & Power which covered aspects of financial markets. The films are Rigged Markets, Money Geyser, Death of the Dollar, Peaked, Extraordinary Antics, Savers vs Speculators, Banking On It, Private Finance or Public Swindle? and Focus on Locusts.
Max Keiser BBC | The Oracle
On 9th January 2009 ‘The Oracle’ premiered on BBC World News after a pilot episode was produced for Al-Jazeera English. The series aired for ten episodes but it went off the air. On Twitter, Max claimed that he left BBC after was ordered not to mention Israel in any context.
Max Keiser On the Edge
In 2009 he began hosting a weekly half-hour financial commentary show on Press TV which featured interviews with well-known alternative economists.
Max Keiser RT | Report | Podcast
In September 2009 He began hosting ‘The Keiser Report’, a thirty-minute program produced thrice in a week on RT. In December 2012 Stacy Herbert, his wife, joined him as a co-host. Most episodes are divided into two parts. In the first half, Keiser and Herbert alternately discuss a current financial topic, comment on financial media reports, and provide commentary on the actions of bankers. The second half features a guest interview, either face-to-face in the studio or through video conferencing, conducted by Keiser.
Max Keiser Karmabanque
Keiser founded Karmabanque, a hedge fund which sought to profit from any decline in the equity value of companies that are susceptible to boycott from environmental groups. The hedge fund was designed to simultaneously short-sell companies while funneling profits into environmental and ethical-business pressure groups that further action to drive down the companies’ stock prices.
Max Keiser Career in Media
He presented Rumble at the Box Office for NBC’s Access Hollywood. Keiser was also the host and producer of the weekly talk show Buy, Sell, Hold for CBS radio’s KLSX in Los Angeles, CA. He also presented The Truth About Markets on Resonance 104.4 FM in London.
Max Keiser Trump
On 18th February 2016, Max tweeted that Trump spews racist and fascist views to attract more support.
— Max Keiser, tweet artist (@maxkeiser) February 18, 2016
Max Keiser Net worth
His net worth is under review will be updated.