24 Mar 2018
World's wealthiest-500 have lost $436 billion so far in 2018
The first two months of 2018 have been rather expensive for the 500 wealthiest people on planet Earth.
07 Mar 2018
Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates to become world's richest man
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has overtaken Microsoft's Bill Gates to become the richest man in the world.
16 Apr 2017
Zara founder Ortega reclaims second spot in billionaire race
Zara founder Amancio Ortega reclaimed his spot as the world's second richest billionaire after Inditex SA rose 1.27%, lifting his net worth to $76.7 billion. Simultaneously, Amazon shares had plunged, reducing Jeff Bezos's net worth to $76.4 billion.
21 Mar 2017
Forbes 2017 Billionaires list is finally out
Every year Forbes magazine releases a complete list of the world's wealthiest individuals.
25 Jan 2017
Gates's wealth to be half of India-GDP in 25 years
A report by Oxfam stated that Bill Gates's wealth would be half of India's GDP in 25 years. He could become the world's first trillionaire.
16 Jan 2017
Greater gap between the world's rich and poor: Oxfam
Ahead of the World Economic Forum in Davos, anti-poverty organization Oxfam said only eight men own the same wealth as half the world's population.
03 Dec 2016
The world's richest and what they control
Across the globe, with rising differences over the wealth owned by the richest and the poorest, the United States is perched on top with the maximum billionaires.
12 Sep 2016
Your weekly wrap
This week the world got a new 'Richest Man', in the form of an obscure Spanish businessman.
09 Sep 2016
Richer than Bill Gates and yet, so low profile!
Spanish clothing retailer Zara's founder, Amancio Ortega, has surpassed Bill Gates and is now the richest man in the world.