Bezos is currently the richest man in the world.
Continue Reading The majority of billionaires in the world are self-made

The majority of billionaires in the world are self-made

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., listens during an Economic Club of Washington discussion in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. Andrew Harrer |…

Continue Reading The top 15 countries with the most billionaires, ranked

The top 15 countries with the most billionaires, ranked

The US has the most billionaires. Icon Sportswire/Getty Images Fifteen countries dominate in billionaire population and wealth, according to Wealth-X’s 2019 Billionaire Census report. The report analyzed data from Wealth-X’s…

he is the father of Princess Marie-Chantal who is the wife of Pavlos, the Crown Prince of Greece and heir to the Greek throne.
Continue Reading Britain’s wealthiest hedge fund managers revealed, from Sunday Times Rich List 2019

Britain’s wealthiest hedge fund managers revealed, from Sunday Times Rich List 2019

Robert Miller and Wife -The American-born hedgie owns the staggering 36,000-acre Gunnerside shooting estate in Yorkshire From Across The Pond – Britain’s richest hedge fund managers have increased their joint…

Schwarzman is the Chairman and CEO of The Blackstone Group, a global private equity firm he established in 1985.
Continue Reading The economic ‘revolution’ that has billionaires worried

The economic ‘revolution’ that has billionaires worried

Blackstone Co-founder Stephen Schwarzman Photo Credit: Bloomberg In Beverly Hills, the chicken Caesar salad costs $25.95. Billionaire Blackstone co-founder, Stephen Schwarzman, with a net worth of $14.3 billion, could buy…

Continue Reading These are the richest people in Coventry and Warwickshire

These are the richest people in Coventry and Warwickshire

The region’s rich are getting richer it has been revealed and quite a few of them are connected to Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull. The annual barometer of the region’s wealth…

Rich Families Hunt for Real Estate Bargains Beyond the Big City

Beacon House isn’t everyone’s idea of prime office space. But the four-story, red-brick building an hour’s drive from the City of London’s glass-paneled towers is a discrete example of how…

Continue Reading Super Rich Americans Are Getting Younger and Multiplying

Super Rich Americans Are Getting Younger and Multiplying

The rich are getting richer, and younger. A survey of U.S. investors with $25 million or more finds their average age dropped by 11 years since 2014, to 47. These…

Continue Reading The world’s richest 26 billionaires now have as much money as the poorest 3.8 billion people on the planet, figures show. Something needs to be done.

The world’s richest 26 billionaires now have as much money as the poorest 3.8 billion people on the planet, figures show. Something needs to be done.

Oxfam’s new report, “Public Good or Private Wealth”, shows how the growing gap between rich and poor is undermining the fight against poverty, damaging our economies and fueling public anger across the globe….

Continue Reading 400,000 New Dollar Millionaires Created in 2018

400,000 New Dollar Millionaires Created in 2018

How many millionaires are in the world? More than 400,000 new dollar millionaires were created last year as the fortunes of the already-well off ticked over into six-zeros despite the…

THE MILLIONAIRE-WITH-A-SUITCASE: MAN OR MYTH?

For nearly a decade, it has been the favorite argument of those opposed to higher state taxes for Connecticut’s wealthy — migration. Simply put, if you tax them, they will…

People are shocked by the billionaires murders.
Continue Reading Judge Seals Estate Files of Murdered Billionaires Barry and Honey Sherman to Protect Heirs – One Year Later

Judge Seals Estate Files of Murdered Billionaires Barry and Honey Sherman to Protect Heirs – One Year Later

Barry and Honey Sherman – Photo: The United Jewish Appeal The estate files dealing with the inheritance of Barry and Honey Sherman, the billionaire couple murdered in their Toronto home…

Continue Reading WOW? A Case of Having Wealth Doesn't Mean Having Taste

WOW? A Case of Having Wealth Doesn't Mean Having Taste

Here is a mega mansion we found that when you first look at it you go WOW! Unfortunately for us, once we got to the interior that WOW went to……

Members of the Lauder family together have 87% of Estee Lauder Inc.'s voting power.
Continue Reading The 25 Richest Families in the World, Ranked

The 25 Richest Families in the World, Ranked

The Lauder family is an American Jewish family. It owes its initial fame to Estée Lauder, who with her husband Joseph H. Lauder, made a fortune via her eponymous cosmetics…

Here's the first thing Bill Gates did with his money after making over $350 million from Microsoft's IPO

When Microsoft went public in March of 1986, co-founders Bill Gates and Paul Allen, two friends from high school who bonded over their mutual love of computer science, became multi-millionaires….

Continue Reading 7 Tricks Billionaires Use to Make Their Money Work for Them

7 Tricks Billionaires Use to Make Their Money Work for Them

7 Tricks Billionaires Use to Make Their Money Work for Them If you want to grow wealth, learn these tips and tricks from billionaires such as Warren Buffett, Steve Jobs,…

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Continue Reading It’s Too Easy for the Ultra-Rich to Pass Down Wealth. Here’s How to Fix That

It’s Too Easy for the Ultra-Rich to Pass Down Wealth. Here’s How to Fix That

Money, the thing everyone seems to want but don’t have, unless you are in the 1%. American wealth dynasties are on the rise as the heirs and heiresses of family…

Revealed: The World's Wealthiest Countries

How rich is your nation? The world’s total wealth soared by $14 trillion (£10.8trn) in the past 12 months to hit a mind-boggling $317 trillion (£243.7trn) according to the latest…

Continue Reading Hedge fund billionaire Tudor Jones wants to ‘modernise’ capitalism

Hedge fund billionaire Tudor Jones wants to ‘modernise’ capitalism

  Paul Tudor Jones II had a question for the audience at the Greenwich Economic Forum in Connecticut. “How many believe in the capitalist system?” he asked the room. He scanned the…

High-Power Niche: How a Tech Billionaire is Backing Energy Research and More

A big piece of the puzzle that is our energy future is vastly upgrading the systems we use to store and distribute power. It’s a challenge critical to improving energy…

Even At The Top, Non-Whites, Latinos Fall Further Behind

Observers assert that the embarrassingly large racial wealth gap will eventually shrink as non-whites catch up to whites, for instance, due to more education, business ownership and other key factors. But…

Continue Reading Wealthiest Persons in Los Angeles County 2018

Wealthiest Persons in Los Angeles County 2018

According to Forbes Magazine, California is home to 96 people who each, in 2018, has a personal net worth of $2.1 billion or more. Of these, 28 reside in Los…

These New York Real Estate Billionaires Stand To Profit From Amazon’s HQ2

Amid the news about Amazon’s HQ2 announcement—the e-commerce giant chose New York’s Long Island City and northern Virginia’s Crystal City as the victors of its nationwide search—there’s the question of…

In July 2008, oil-and-gas billionaire David H. Koch pledged to provide $100 million over the next ten years to renovate the theater and provide an operating and maintenance endowment.
Continue Reading The Wealth of America’s Three Richest Families Grew By 6,000% Since 1982

The Wealth of America’s Three Richest Families Grew By 6,000% Since 1982

In July 2008, oil-and-gas billionaire David H. Koch pledged to provide $100 million over the next ten years to renovate the theater and provide an operating and maintenance endowment.  …

Continue Reading Record billionaire wealth creating new power families

Record billionaire wealth creating new power families

The world’s 2,158 billionaires collectively increased their wealth from $1.4 billion last year to $8.9 billion—the largest absolute increase in billionaire wealth history. A total of 199 billionaires were created…

Continue Reading Instagram star’s ‘school of affluence’ teaches women how to bag a billionaire

Instagram star’s ‘school of affluence’ teaches women how to bag a billionaire

Ever wished you could land yourself a rich boyfriend, quit your job and live a life of luxury? Anna Bey says she can teach you how to do just that….

Paul Allen’s Sister Jody Named Executor, Trustee of Late Billionaire’s Estate

The task of overseeing the disposition of Paul Allen’s estate, likely the largest in Washington state history, will fall to his sister, Jody Allen. Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft and…

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….

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…

Chris Larsen First Ever Crypto Tycoon Among Forbes 400 Wealthiest Americans

Ripple Chairman Chris Larsen breaks into the Forbes 400 list of wealthiest Americans. As a result of a recent surge in Ripple’s native currency XRP, the debuting billionaire also becomes…

Continue Reading The Billionaire Personal Trainer Sweating His Way to An Even Bigger Fortune – Along With Others From The Times Rich List

The Billionaire Personal Trainer Sweating His Way to An Even Bigger Fortune – Along With Others From The Times Rich List

Round up on the world’s wealthy: At 57, Technogym’s Nerio Alessandri can easily demonstrate his own equipment while British Brexiteer Anthony Bamford has rejoined the rich list amid a building…

Jeff Bezos is the founder of Amazon Inc.
Continue Reading 92 Calif. Billionaires On Forbes List Of Richest Americans

92 Calif. Billionaires On Forbes List Of Richest Americans

Richest Man in the World – Jeff Bezos – Photo: Getty Images Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is at the top of yet another list of billionaires, this time…

Elon Musk Just Got Sued by the Cave Diver He Called a ‘Pedo’

Elon Musk has been sued by a British cave explorer involved in rescue efforts to save a Thai youth soccer team, alleging he was defamed by the Tesla Inc.chief executive…

Hexton Manor - One of the great country houses is still quite desireable.
Continue Reading Why Country Estates Are Great Again

Why Country Estates Are Great Again

Hexton Manor estate in Hexton, Hertfordshire, is £19 million listed with Savills Mansions with land and sporting rights are the new safe haven for investors. Jess Simpson, the founder of…

Continue Reading Connecticut’s Old Greenwich: A Neighborhood For ‘Quieter’ Money

Connecticut’s Old Greenwich: A Neighborhood For ‘Quieter’ Money

Ranked seventh in Bloomberg’s 2018 annual report on “America’s 100 Richest Places,” Old Greenwich thrives on an old-world vibe, where past and present wash over each other like waves on…

Continue Reading The Journey Begins

The Journey Begins

Today we are starting our newer venture, our blog for our upcoming Billionaires World News website. Many people in today’s world have a fascination about wealth. Millionaires, billionaires, CEO’s, no…

Continue Reading The Top 20 Billionaires – For The Week April 1-7, 2018

The Top 20 Billionaires – For The Week April 1-7, 2018

The Top 20 Billionaire Wealth Index List For The Week April 1-7, 2018 — The Billionaires Wealth Index List is a daily ranking of the world’s richest people. Details about…

Fiscal Talks Spur Charitable Giving – Another Reason To Get Our Lists Now

Below is another great reason to get our lists now. The people with the money are giving it away now. The following is an article from the Wall Street Journal…