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The World’s Billionaires – 2019

There are 2,153 billionaires on the 2019 list, down from 2,208 in 2018. The total combined net worth of this year’s billionaires is $8.7 trillion, down from $9.1 trillion in 2018. This represents the first decrease in billionaires and their combined wealth since 2016 and only the second decrease in the past decade. A record …
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The World’s Billionaires

Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates continued his reign as the world’s richest person with a net worth of $86 billion, according to Forbes’ annual ranking of billionaires. Warren Buffett, worth $75.6 billion, reclaimed the number two spot from Amancio Ortega (4th) of Spanish clothing chain Zara. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was this year’s biggest gainer with a $27.6bn increase in …
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100 Richest People in Spain

Forbes has just published its first ever ranking of the 100 richest people in Spain. Amancio Ortega, owner of fashion retailer Inditex, is on top of the list with a net worth of €71,000 milion, followed by Juan Roig, the owner of Mercadona, and Sandra Ortega. According to Forbes, the 100 richest people in Spain aggregate …
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The World’s Billionaires

Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates continued his reign as the world’s richest person with a net worth of $ 75 billion, according to Forbes’ annual ranking of billionaires. Occupying the second spot on the list is Spanish billionaire Amancio Ortega, founder of closing retail giant Zara and the richest man in Europe. On the third spot is billionaire …
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The World’s Youngest Billionaires 2015: 46 Under 40

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg claims the top spot of Forbe’s ranking of the youngest billionaires. At $35.1 billion, his fortune far outstrips the rest on the list. Zuckerberg’s fellow Facebook founder Dustin Moskovitz is worth $7.7 billion, while Sean Parker, Facebook’s first ever president and co-founder of the file-sharing computer service Napster, is estimated to be worth $5.2 …
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The World’s Youngest Billionaires 2014: 31 Under 40

At just 24, Perenna Kei, who owns an 85 percent stake in Logan Property Holdings through different companies as well as a family trust, is the world’s youngest billionaire with a $1.3 billion fortune. Kei knocks Dustin Moskovitz (29), with a $6.8 billion fortune, down to second place, followed by his former roommate Mark Zuckerberg (29), with …
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Who is the Richest Man in the World?

Bill Gates is back on top after a four-year hiatus having overtaken telecom mogul Carlos Slim of Mexico to become the richest person in the world, according to this year’s edition of the Forbes Rich List. Amancio Ortega, the man behind fashion chain Zara, retains the No. 3 spot for the second year in a row, extending his lead over US …
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100 Richest People in Spain

Forbes has just published its first ever ranking of the 100 richest people in Spain. Amancio Ortega, owner of fashion retailer Inditex, is on top of the list with a net worth of €47,600 milion, followed by Juan Roig, the owner of Mercadona, and Sandra Ortega.  According to Forbes, the 100 richest people in Spain aggregate …
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The World’s Billionaires

Mexico’s Carlos Slim remains the world’s richest man for the fourth year in a row, according to Forbes’ 2013 list of the world’s billionaires, while Warren Buffett dropped out of the top three for the first time since 2000. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates ranks 2nd and Amancio Ortega, the man behind fashion chain Zara, moved to 3rd place. …
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The World’s Billionaires

Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim remains the world’s richest person, according to Forbes’ 2011 list of the world’s billionaires, holding the edge over Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates who continued to give away billions of his fortune to charity.  Next up was Warren Buffett and Bernard Arnault from the luxury goods group LVMH with $44 billion and $41 billion, respectively. Amancio Ortega, the man …
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