Once again, Carlos Slim is the richest man in the world.
According to the Forbes billionaire list — which will come out in full later — the Mexican telecom mogul tops the list with $74 billion.
Bill Gates is second. Warren Buffet is third.
Via Reuters, the net worth of the world’s billionaires rose 25% to $4.5 TRILLION.
Note: Sorry for our earlier slip that it was $7.4 billion.
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