04 May Taking Stock – Financier John Gunther Breeds Terrific Racehorses
By Lenny Shulman, BloodHorse Magazine, March 31, 2018
AFTER GOING BUST on a stock deal as a young man, John Gunther studied, got his broker’s license, and carved out a lucrative career in the financial world. And that gives us valuable insight into his stunning accomplishments in the Thoroughbred industry as well.
“Gunther has excelled at breeding horses. From a broodmare band that rarely numbers more than 20, he has bred nearly 40 stakes winners, 15 of them of the graded variety.”