How is this fair? Australia’s wealthiest CEO is revealed to be earning a staggering 435 TIMES the average salary – as bosses rake in millions while workers' wages shrink

Australia’s wealthiest CEO has been revealed to be earning more than 430 times the average salary, while pay rises for workers have gone unchecked for the most part. Domino’s Pizza…

Continue Reading Businessman Sues Estranged Wife 'To Stop Rolls-Royce Corruption Inquiry Pillow Talk'

Businessman Sues Estranged Wife 'To Stop Rolls-Royce Corruption Inquiry Pillow Talk'

The son of a wealthy Liberal Democrat donor is suing his wife to prevent her disclosing “pillow talk” about his part in a Rolls-Royce corruption inquiry. Bhanu Choudhrie is taking…

Continue Reading Polish Diplomat Sentenced to Life in Prison for the Murder of Monaco's Wealthiest Woman Hélène Pastor

Polish Diplomat Sentenced to Life in Prison for the Murder of Monaco's Wealthiest Woman Hélène Pastor

Poland’s former honorary consul in Monaco has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of the principality’s wealthiest woman, Hélène Pastor, a day after he admitted ordering her death…

Continue Reading 1940s Upper East Side Modernist mansion gets a price chop to $35M

1940s Upper East Side Modernist mansion gets a price chop to $35M

Known as the Sherman Fairchild Mansion, the modern-fronted townhouse at 17 East 65th Street is one of those New York City sights that might cause you to do a double-take…

Paul Allen is also known as the co-founder of Microsoft Inc.
Continue Reading The Late Paul Allen's $26 Billion Estate Will Take Years to Unravel

The Late Paul Allen's $26 Billion Estate Will Take Years to Unravel

The late Paul Allen (right) of Vulcan Aerospace – Photo: Vulcan Aerospace Paul Allen’s family office will live long and prosper. The billionaire’s vast holdings at Vulcan Inc. — with…

Southampton Mansion Comes with $37.5 Million Price Tag

A super private, five-plus-acre estate—bordered by a pond on one side and a swath of protected land on the other—has been listed in Southampton, New York, for $37.5 million. The…

Mike Napoli Buys Brand-New Florida Mansion for $7 Million

It’s been a rough year for veteran first baseman Mike Napoli. After signing a minor-league deal with the Cleveland Indians this spring, he suffered a gruesome knee injury in April, tearing his right…

At $9.75 Million, America's Most Expensive Foreclosure Is a Massive Houston Mansion

A huge country club estate in the city’s River Oaks neighborhood has fallen into foreclosure, and the bank is willing to let it go for $9.75 million. The nearly eight-digit price tag…

Bruce Willis Sells Idaho Estate Originally Listed at $15 Million for One Third the Asking Price

Bruce Willis has finally sold his Sun Valley, Idaho, ranch, and it isn’t your typical cabin in the woods. That’s after 7 years on the market. The Die Hard star…

Paul Allen’s death leaves many questions around what’s likely the largest estate in Washington history

The empire Paul Allen built in the 35 years after he left Microsoft has few equals in size or in local impact on the city and region that he loved….

Microsoft fired the guy overseeing its NFL partnership for allegedly scalping company Super Bowl tickets and trying to fake $1.4 million in invoices

A federal grand jury has indicted Microsoft’s former director of Sports Marketing and Alliances for allegedly trying to create fake invoices for up to $1.4 million, according to the DOJ….

Continue Reading Goldman Wades Deeper in Crypto, Betting on BitGo With Billionaire Mike Novogratz

Goldman Wades Deeper in Crypto, Betting on BitGo With Billionaire Mike Novogratz

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and a venture founded by one of its former partners, billionaire Mike Novogratz, are investing in cryptocurrency custodian BitGo Holdings Inc., as the bank’s deep-pocketed clients…

What Does It Cost To Live Like The Richest People In The World?

Bad news—of a very mild variety—for anyone with a couple billion tucked away in the underground lair out back: Living a truly posh lifestyle has gotten juuust a bit pricier…

Continue Reading Billionaire Tom Steyer to donate another $2 million to Andrew Gillum in Florida governor's race

Billionaire Tom Steyer to donate another $2 million to Andrew Gillum in Florida governor's race

Billionaire philanthropist turned political activist Tom Steyer has already made a big investment in the 2018 election, but in the closing days of the campaign, Steyer has picked his favorite…

Campbell Soup Heirs Unite Against Activist Dan Loeb

Billionaire Dan Loeb, who for months has been agitating for a sale of Campbell Soup, has privately begun to admit to business associates that such a deal isn’t likely in…

Billionaire Versus Billionaire: Meat Kings Clash With Pulp Heir

Joesley and Wesley Batista, the Brazilian meat tycoons who were embroiled in a corruption scandal last year, now find themselves in the middle of a bizarre pulp dispute with the…

Continue Reading Microsoft's CEO makes 154 times more than its median employee

Microsoft's CEO makes 154 times more than its median employee

Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella made 154 times more than the Redmond-based company’s median employee in 2018. Nadella’s total compensation reached more than $25.8 million in fiscal year 2018, according…

Amazon allegedly used these secret tactics to poach prized eBay sellers

eBay is suing Amazon for allegedly infiltrating eBay’s messaging system in order to poach high-value sellers. In a suit filed on Wednesday, eBay gives examples of the messages that were…

Schlumberger Heir Is Selling a Rothko That's So Good It ‘Floats’

Mark Rothko’s “Untitled (Rust, Blacks on Plum)” is headed to auction next month and could fetch as much as $45 million. Architect Francois de Menil, an heir to the Schlumberger…

Continue Reading The New Hotness For Tech Billionaires? Do-gooder investments they can write off on their taxes.

The New Hotness For Tech Billionaires? Do-gooder investments they can write off on their taxes.

The men and women who serve as financial aides de camp to Silicon Valley’s billionaires are brimming with phone calls from curious clients. “Hey, I was talking to my buddy…

Fort Worth Billionaire Robert Bass' Aupersonic Jet Ambitions Are A Step Closer To Reality

General Electric Co. has completed its initial design for the first commercial supersonic aircraft engine in five decades, a major hurdle for developing private planes and, perhaps eventually, jetliners that…

Brazilian Billionaire Abilio Diniz Indicted Over Contaminated Chickens

Billionaire Abilio Diniz was indicted alongside a slew of other executives at Brazilian food processor BRF on Monday over allegations of fraud and endangering the public health. In its report, federal…

Fountainhead, is a motor yacht built in 2011 by Feadship for American billionaire Eddie Lampert. With an overall length of 288.0 ft and a beam of 45.6 ft., she is the 79th largest yacht in the world, tied with her sister ship Musashi.
Continue Reading Meet The Billionaire Investor Who Led Sears Into Bankruptcy

Meet The Billionaire Investor Who Led Sears Into Bankruptcy

Fountainhead, is a motor yacht built in 2011 by Feadship for American billionaire Eddie Lampert. Photo: SuperYachtFan.com     More than a decade ago, hedge fund manager Eddie Lampert touted…

Continue Reading Historic 'Wyldwoode' – Currently Chicago's Most Expensive Listing – See Photo's

Historic 'Wyldwoode' – Currently Chicago's Most Expensive Listing – See Photo's

Barry Carroll and his wife, Barbara, are listing their Lake Forest mansion for $15 million, making it currently the highest priced listing in the Chicagoland area.  The estate, known as…

Arizona Coyotes Captain Buys $3.8 Million Paradise Valley Mansion

Sherman Ross Crowder and his wife Greta Gissy purchased a mansion in Scottsdale’s Arcadia at Silverleaf community in DC Ranch. The 6,178-square-foot house has five bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms and sits on an…

Continue Reading Mr. Chow Restaurateur Serves Up Massive Holmby Hills Mansion for $78 million

Mr. Chow Restaurateur Serves Up Massive Holmby Hills Mansion for $78 million

Michael Chow, the designer, restaurateur and co-founder of the Mr. Chow Chinese restaurant chain, has listed his estate in the tony Westside pocket for sale at $78 million. Entered through…

Salesforce CEO: Tech Billionaires 'Hoard Their Money' And Won't Help Homeless

Marc Benioff, the Salesforce CEO, has escalated his attacks on fellow San Francisco billionaires, saying they are “hoarding” money and don’t want to help the homeless. In an interview with…

Bill Gates Pays Tribute to Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen: ‘Personal Computing Would Not Have Existed Without Him’

Paul Allen, one of my oldest friends and the first business partner I ever had, died yesterday. I want to extend my condolences to his sister, Jody, his extended family,…

Turkish police searching for missing journalist found fresh coats of paint in Saudi consulate

  Turkish investigators searching the Saudi Arabian consulate where journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing have found fresh coats of paint, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Police and prosecutors on…

Jeff Bezos Defends Amazon Taking Defense Contracts, Even As Google And Others Shy Away

Amazon CEO and richest man in the world, Jeff Bezos, has defended his company’s work with the American military, saying “this is a great country and it does need to…

Two princes: Kushner now faces a reckoning for Trump’s bet on the heir to the Saudi throne

The president’s son-in-law has carefully cultivated a close partnership with the heir to the Saudi throne, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, whom Jared Kushner has championed as a reformer poised…

Microsoft Co-Founder – Seattle Seahawks & Trail Blazers Owner – Paul Allen Dead at 65

New York (CNN Business)Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died, his investment firm Vulcan said Monday. He was 65.   “It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of…

Billionaire Auto Magnate Sues Daughter for $398 Million

Magna International Inc. founder and former Chief Executive Officer Frank Stronach is suing his daughter and others for C$520 million ($398 million), claiming mismanagement of the family fortune. A lawsuit…

Tuscan-Inspired Mansion Has Bowling Alley, Pool and Unusual Interior Paint Job

A sprawling majestic estate on the outside, a Tuscan-inspired villa on the inside, chances are you probably haven’t seen anything quite like the home at 7170 Farmdale Ave. Akron, OH.,…

Estate Of Billionaire Matthew Mellon Sued Over Masturbation

The estate of late billionaire Matthew Mellon has been served with a $1 million lawsuit for sexual abuse. The Blast website reports that Laura Banuelos alleges in a lawsuit that…

Continue Reading Billionaire Warren Buffett Sells Laguna Beach Home For $7.47 Million

Billionaire Warren Buffett Sells Laguna Beach Home For $7.47 Million

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett has sold his ocean-view, six-bedroom house in Laguna Beach for $7.47 million. The 3,588-square-foot house in guard-gated Emerald Bay took a steep price cut recently….

Continue Reading Dark Money: Billionaires Are the Leading Cause of Climate Change

Dark Money: Billionaires Are the Leading Cause of Climate Change

Last week, the United Nations released a damning report. The short version: We have about 12 years to actually do something to prevent the worst aspects of climate change. That…

Continue Reading Abduction of Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Prompts $437,000 Reward and 26 Arrests

Abduction of Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Prompts $437,000 Reward and 26 Arrests

The family of a Tanzanian billionaire industrialist who was abducted last week offered 1 billion shillings ($437,000) to anyone with new information that will lead to his rescue. Three phone…

The Women Behind Billionaire James Packer (Mariah's Ex)

James Packer has opened up on his enduring relationships with his ex-wives – and revealed how their love and support has helped him through his darkest days. The multi-billionaire speaks highly…

Continue Reading Exclusive: In-N-Out Billionaire Lynsi Snyder Opens Up About Her Troubled Past And The Burger Chain's Future

Exclusive: In-N-Out Billionaire Lynsi Snyder Opens Up About Her Troubled Past And The Burger Chain's Future

1. But Snyder, who at 36 debuts on this year’s Forbes 400 as its youngest woman, with a net worth of $3 billion, fiercely embraces an imperviousness to change. “It’s…

Continue Reading 'You Finish' Mega Mansion – Yours For Only $29 Million

'You Finish' Mega Mansion – Yours For Only $29 Million

After more than a decade of building, a long-awaited mansion in Grosse Ile is for sale at $29 million, still unfinished. The custom-built home, located on East River Road, Grosse Ile,…

Inside the jaw-dropping plans for Manhattan’s biggest home

The gilded age has returned to the Upper East Side — from Russia, with cash. Plans to join three historic townhouses on East 75th Street will create a mega-mansion of…

Continue Reading Super-Rich Germany and Its Supermarket Billionaires

Super-Rich Germany and Its Supermarket Billionaires

The Forbes World Billionaire List estimates Germany has more people with nine zeroes behind their name than anyone else in Europe: 120, compared with Ireland’s six. Per capita, the country…

Tech CEOs Dorsey And Benioff Face-Off Over San Francisco Homeless Tax

Two of San Francisco’s wealthiest tech leaders clashed on Twitter over the best way to address the city’s homeless problem. Saleforce CEO Marc Benioff is pushing for a tax on…

Continue Reading Gary Payton’s Former Estate Listed For $6.7 Million

Gary Payton’s Former Estate Listed For $6.7 Million

Houses for Sale – As Seattle finalized a plan for a Key Arena remodel with the potential to bring a men’s NBA team back to Seattle, the Bellevue estate that…

Billionaire Bill Ackman Discloses New $900 Million Bet on Starbucks

Billionaire investor Bill Ackman, 52, loves his Starbucks. So much so, that the Pershing Square investor revealed Tuesday that over the last 90 days, his fund has upped their play in the coffee…

Is the Reign of Glencore’s Billionaire Copper King Near Its End?

Aristotelis Mistakidis is one of the world’s most powerful commodity traders. For nearly 20 years, the brash, hyperactive Greek known to everyone simply as “Telis” has ruled over the global copper…

From sandwich seller to billionaire developer, Alex Spanos lived rags-to-riches story

Alex G. Spanos, a self-made Stockton real estate mogul who parlayed a lunch wagon into a billion-dollar fortune and became a prominent leader in business, sports and philanthropy, has died…

Alex Spanos, Los Angeles Chargers Billionaire Owner, Dies at 95

Alex Spanos, whose 1984 purchase of the San Diego Chargers football team culminated a rags-to-billionaire rise in real estate, has died. He was 95. He died Tuesday, according to a…

Saudi Crown Prince's Carefully Managed Rise Hides Dark Side

In a kingdom once ruled by an ever-aging rotation of elderly monarchs, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman stands out as the youthful face of a youthful nation. But behind…