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The wealth of the 500 richest people in the world grew by an astronomic 25% in 2019. Here are the billionaires who made the most money this year.

The world’s 500 richest people added $US1.2 trillion to their collective net worths in 2019, according to Bloomberg. Increased demand for luxury goods in China grew the fortunes of Francois Pinault, Bernard Arnault, and Francoise Bettencourt Meyers. In the tech sector, Microsoft‘s stock surge made two of the software developer’s […]
The wealth of the 500 richest people in the world grew by an astronomic 25% in 2019. Here are the billionaires who made the most money this year.
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5 billionaires who never graduated from high school

There are many stories about prominent college dropouts who later became billionaires, but fewer about ultra-wealthy people who dropped out of high school before making their fortunes. Billionaires who found fame and wealth after dropping out are in industries including fashion,tech, and music. Jay-Z, hip-hop’s first billionaire, never graduated from […]
5 billionaires who never graduated from high school
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Bernard Arnault made $5.1 billion in the past 3 days. French billionaires have made more money this year than their counterparts in any other country, and they partially have China to thank

The personal fortunes of French billionaires have grown at more than twice the pace of American and Chinese billionaires in the first half of 2019, Bloomberg’s Alexander Sazonov reported in July. The net worth of Bernard Arnault – the world’s third-richest person – grew $US5.1 billion between October 9 and […]
Bernard Arnault made $5.1 billion in the past 3 days. French billionaires have made more money this year than their counterparts in any other country, and they partially have China to thank
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Here are all the people and companies who have collectively pledged nearly $730 million so far to help rebuild Notre-Dame after the disastrous fire

France’s superrich have pledged to donate millions of dollars to help rebuild the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris after a devastating fire. The donors include LVMH Chairman and CEO Bernard Arnault, Kering founder François-Henri Pinault, and the Bettencourt Meyers family, which controls L’Oréal. Apple CEO Tim Cook said his company will […]
Here are all the people and companies who have collectively pledged nearly $730 million so far to help rebuild Notre-Dame after the disastrous fire
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France’s superrich join together to pledge over $675 million to help rebuild Notre-Dame, as donations flood in to save the devastated cathedral

France’s superrich have joined together and pledged about 600 million euros, or $US677 million, to help rebuild Paris’ Notre-Dame Cathedral after it was ravaged by a fire. Bernard Arnault, the richest person in France and third-richest in the world, pledged to donate $US226 million to help rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral, which […]
France’s superrich join together to pledge over $675 million to help rebuild Notre-Dame, as donations flood in to save the devastated cathedral
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François Pinault just gave $109 million to help rebuild the Notre-Dame. Meet the French billionaire who owns Christie’s and founded the luxury giant behind Gucci.

The Pinault family finalised its $US109 million gift to help rebuild Notre-Dame on October 1, nearly six months after the cathedral caught fire, according to the Associated Press. François Pinault is the founder and owner of Kering luxury group, which includes several iconic fashion houses, including Gucci and Alexander McQueen. […]
François Pinault just gave $109 million to help rebuild the Notre-Dame. Meet the French billionaire who owns Christie’s and founded the luxury giant behind Gucci.