Tech

Jack Ma is set become the world’s 11th-richest person on Ant Group’s IPO, leapfrogging heirs to L’Oreal and Walmart with his $71.1 billion fortune

Alibaba Group co-founder Jack Ma is set to become the 11th-richest person in the world. Alibaba’s financial services company Ant Group plans to go public in November. Based on share pricing for the IPO, Ma’s fortune will jump to $US71.1 billion, moving him up six places on Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. […]
Jack Ma is set become the world’s 11th-richest person on Ant Group’s IPO, leapfrogging heirs to L’Oreal and Walmart with his $71.1 billion fortune
Lifestyle

The richest families in the world, ranked

The richest families in the world own billions, possessing $US1.4 trillion in wealth collectively, according to Bloomberg. This wealth is derived from various industries, including retail, media, agribusiness, technology, and more. The collective net worth of the Belgian beer-making families behind Anheuser-Busch InBev dropped $US16 billion in the past year […]
The richest families in the world, ranked
Markets

Meet the 10 richest billionaire royals in the world right now

The British royal family has been making plenty of appearances lately, but now they’re officially on summer break. Their net worth pales in comparison to the net worths of other ruling royals across the globe. Meet the top 10 richest ruling royals in the world, ranked by their billion-dollar net […]
Meet the 10 richest billionaire royals in the world right now
Lifestyle

The super rich are paying $193,000 for a perfectly planned round-the-world adventure — here’s what they get, from glacier hiking in Patagonia to whale watching in Australia

The world’s richest people always travel in style. From private jets and yachts to custom excursions, vacations for the super rich are perfectly planned. One travel company, Abercrombie & Kent, shared the itinerary for a 25-day, 6-continent tour that costs $US150,000 ($AU193,000). For many of us, glacier hiking in Patagonia, […]
The super rich are paying $193,000 for a perfectly planned round-the-world adventure  —  here’s what they get, from glacier hiking in Patagonia to whale watching in Australia
Lifestyle

Meet the kids of the world’s richest billionaire business moguls

Many of the world’s richest people and most recognisable business moguls are also parents. They raise their kids just like everyone else, but with billions of dollars to do so. Education is usually a priority: Bill Gates sent his children to the private school he graduated from, and Elon Musk’s […]
Meet the kids of the world’s richest billionaire business moguls
Markets

Meet the kids of the richest black billionaires in the world

Life is anything but ordinary when your mum and dad are some of the richest people in the world. We already met the world’s richest black billionaires, so it is time to take a look at their kids. Being born into a billionaire family can certainly make life interesting. Many […]
Meet the kids of the richest black billionaires in the world
Lifestyle

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry plan to become ‘financially independent’ upon stepping back from royal life. Here’s how much the British royal family is worth.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are taking a “step back” from their positions as members of the royal family and moving toward becoming “financially independent,” the couple announced in an Instagram post on Wednesday The British royal family is collectively worth an estimated $US88 billion when looking at the crown’s […]
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry plan to become ‘financially independent’ upon stepping back from royal life. Here’s how much the British royal family is worth.
Markets

9 mind-blowing facts about the world’s richest people

It may come as no surprise, but the rich are getting richer. In fact, the world’s richest 1% of people own more wealth than the rest of humanity, according to a report by Oxfam, a non-profit that focuses on fighting global poverty. The report, titled “Reward Work, Not Wealth,” revealed […]
9 mind-blowing facts about the world’s richest people
News

The 500 wealthiest people in the world made $1 trillion in 2017

The 500 wealthiest people in the world got $US1 trillion richer in 2017 according to a new Bloomberg report. The Bloomberg Billionaires Index revealed that total fortunes hit more han $US5 trillion. 67 new and hidden billionaires were also discovered in 2017. The 500 wealthiest people on the planet got […]
The 500 wealthiest people in the world made $1 trillion in 2017