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Behind the scenes of HBO hit ‘Sucession’: How set designer Stephen H. Carter used a $145 million Hamptons mansion and a yacht in Croatia to bring the billionaire characters’ lifestyle to the screen

HBO’s hit show “Succession” follows the billionaire Roy family through an internal battle for power over their ageing father’s media conglomerate. From castles to glistening yachts, viewers are treated to sweeping sets befitting this billionaire lifestyle. Business Insider caught up with Stephen H. Carter, the show’s production designer, to find […]
Behind the scenes of HBO hit ‘Sucession’: How set designer Stephen H. Carter used a $145 million Hamptons mansion and a yacht in Croatia to bring the billionaire characters’ lifestyle to the screen
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Elon Musk says he’s not ‘the biggest fan’ of Warren Buffett

Elon Musk returned to Joe Rogan’s podcast in an episode released Thursday. The pair didn’t smoke marijuana this time, but they did discuss Tesla, Mars, and the ethics of ultrawealth. Musk said there was a difference between those who make their money by building things and those who allocate capital, […]
Elon Musk says he’s not ‘the biggest fan’ of Warren Buffett
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Alibaba cofounder Jack Ma — the richest man in China — once starred in a kung fu movie his company produced. Here are 6 of his most extravagant moments.

Recently retired Alibaba chairman Jack Ma is “the most flamboyant tech founder on the planet,” Business Insider’s Sinead Baker recently wrote. Under his leadership, Alibaba grew from a 17-person company operating out of Ma’s apartment to a $US460 billion empire. But it wasn’t just business for Ma. In his 20 […]
Alibaba cofounder Jack Ma — the richest man in China — once starred in a kung fu movie his company produced. Here are 6 of his most extravagant moments.
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2 members of Hong Kong’s richest family have lost $1 billion each since the protests started. Here’s why the protests are costing the Kwoks more than the city’s other billionaires.

Hong Kong’s billionaire Kwok family is unusually exposed to the sectors hit hardest by the economic unrest from the city’s ongoing protests, Bloomberg reported. Some of the properties owned by the family’s real-estate developer, Sun Hung Kai Properties, have become sites of the protests, according to Bloomberg. Several of Hong […]
2 members of Hong Kong’s richest family have lost $1 billion each since the protests started. Here’s why the protests are costing the Kwoks more than the city’s other billionaires.
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The millionaire CEO who went viral after promising to donate $30,000 to a vet if Trump retweets him is now offering a $10,000 reward to help find a missing veteran

Detroit-based CEO and philanthropist Bill Pulte has gained media attention in recent months for using Twitter to offer money to “people who need necessities, food, rent, a/c.” According to his Twitter bio, he has donated funds to people in various types of need. Pulte is now offering a $US10,000 reward […]
The millionaire CEO who went viral after promising to donate $30,000 to a vet if Trump retweets him is now offering a $10,000 reward to help find a missing veteran
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Airbnb for billionaires: Where the world’s richest people stay when they travel

Airbnb has changed the way many people travel, including billionaires. Renting private villas has become increasingly popular among the world’s richest people, according to Nota Bene Global. Airbnb-style luxury villa rentals cost between $US87,000 and $US174,000 per week. Airbnb has changed the way many people travel, including billionaires. Just ask […]
Airbnb for billionaires: Where the world’s richest people stay when they travel
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Meet the youngest billionaires in the world, Norwegian sisters who are worth nearly $1.5 billion each and love horses, high fashion, and exotic travel

The world’s youngest billionaires are Alexandra and Katharina Andresen, Norwegian sisters who own part of an old family company, Ferd. The Andresen sisters are just 21 and 22 years old, but they’re each worth nearly $US1.5 billion. Alexandra is an accomplished equestrian rider and Katharina is college student and an […]
Meet the youngest billionaires in the world, Norwegian sisters who are worth nearly $1.5 billion each and love horses, high fashion, and exotic travel