Vince Stanzione is a UK born self-made multi-millionaire active in telecommunications, publishing and financial trading. Running his first software business from school at the age of 11 and landed his first City Job as a junior in the FX dealing room for Nat West Bank at the age of 16 with few formal qualifications. In 1989 after losing his savings and job in the 1987 stock market crash he set up a Car Phone business and in 1991 he sold which made his first fortune.
He then returned to his love of trading and investing and built up a sizable fortune from trading and Financial Spread Betting. In 1997 he wrote the best-selling book How To Stop Existing & Start Living and the first course on Financial Spread Betting, Making Money From Financial Spread Trading.
He has been featured favourably and quoted in over 200 newspapers, media outlets and websites including CNBC, Yahoo Finance, Marketwatch, Reuters.com, Independent, Sunday Independent, Sunday Express, Observer, Guardian, The Times, Sunday Times, Daily Express, What Investments, Growth Company Investor, New York Times, Bullbearings, City Magazine, Canary Wharf, Institutional Investor China and Shares Magazine.
In 2004 he set up TV Commerce Holdings Plc which was floated on the UK London Stock Exchange AIM market in 2005. He pioneered many interactive television formats using premium rate telephony including The Advert Channel and Your Destiny TV. The company also made numinous teleshopping - infomercials and made TV commercials for Monstermob the leading ringtone and mobile media company.
TV Commerce is now known as Edenville Energy Plc (LSE:EDL) and has secured six prospecting licences in Southern Tanzania covering prospective coal areas. Vince Stanzione remains a significant shareholder and continues to invest in both listed and private companies in the area of betting including Probability Games (LSE:PBTY) which is the leader in for money games such as slots, roulette, poker on mobile phones.
As well as his own investing Vince Stanzione continues to teach and mentor a small group of private individuals to trade and in 2010 held a live trading day in London together with is old time friend and commodities Guru Jim Rogers and Dr Marc Faber.
In 2012 he held a new financial trading event at the Queen Elizabeth conference centre focused on the psychology of trading and called in his old friend and best-selling author Paul McKenna and Professor Richard Wiseman.
His new book The Millionaire Dropout, Fire your boss do what you love and reclaim your life is published by Wiley where he shares is money making and saving know how.