Lifestyle

Only 10% of billionaires have pledged to donate to coronavirus relief

As much as 90% of billionaires did not donate to coronavirus relief efforts in the first half of 2020, wealth research firm Wealth-X reported in its 2020 Billionaire Census. Billionaires are responsible for an outsized chunk of American charitable giving under normal circumstances, but the pandemic has inspired ordinary Americans […]
Only 10% of billionaires have pledged to donate to coronavirus relief
Lifestyle

The next generation of billionaires has a totally different style when it comes to giving their money away. Here are 4 keys ways they’re changing the face of philanthropy.

Younger billionaires give their money away differently when compared with their older peers, research firm Wealth-X found in its 2019 Trends in Ultra-High Net Worth Giving report. Ultra-wealthy people under age 45 are not only less interested in bankrolling museums and theatres than those who are older, but also want […]
The next generation of billionaires has a totally different style when it comes to giving their money away. Here are 4 keys ways they’re changing the face of philanthropy.
Lifestyle

The top 10 countries with the most ultra-wealthy people, ranked

Ten countries account for 72% of the world’s ultra-wealthy population, according to Wealth-X’s 2019 World Ultra Wealth Report. The report defines the world’s ultra-wealthy population as those with $US30 million or more in net worth. The US dominates, with a hefty share of 31% of all people in that income […]
The top 10 countries with the most ultra-wealthy people, ranked
Lifestyle

These 15 countries are home to the most billionaires

Fifteen countries account for 76% of the world’s billionaire population and 80% of the world’s billionaire wealth, according to Wealth-X’s 2020 Billionaire Census report. All countries, except for UAE, saw an increase in the number of billionaires and amount of billionaire wealth. The US dominates, with 788 billionaires who have […]
These 15 countries are home to the most billionaires
Lifestyle

The top 10 cities in the world for billionaires, ranked

Nearly a third of the world’s billionaire population is concentrated in just 15 cities, according to Wealth-X’s recently released annual Billionaire Census. Strong tech industries have fostered considerable wealth in several cities across the world, from San Francisco to Shenzhen. A large share of the world’s billionaire population lives in […]
The top 10 cities in the world for billionaires, ranked
Markets

The world’s richest people are flocking to these 17 cities

Rich people love spending money on real estate, whether it’s a loft in London or a mansion in Beverly Hills – or both. Wealth-X, a firm that does research on ultra high net worth (UHNW) people, shared data with Business Insider on the residential addresses of people with a net […]
The world’s richest people are flocking to these 17 cities