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 and François Pinault are the richest and second-richest men in France, worth $US92 billion and $US35 billion, respectively. The two billionaires both head major luxury-goods empires –LVMH for Arnault and Kering for Pinault – and have been locked in what’s been described as a long-standing feud by The […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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