Billionaires

Ex-Googler Poised to Join China's Top 20 Richest With Tech IPO

Colin Huang’s decision to quit Silicon Valley and return to China is proving one of the more ludicrously lucrative career moves in recent years, even …

China

Inside The Unbelievable And Unlimited New Tax Break

The never-told story of how an unlikely group of billionaires and politicians quietly passed one of the greatest tax-avoidance opportunities in America history

Billionaires

A Breakdown of Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos’ $151 Billion Net Worth

Just as its biggest-ever Prime Day shopping event was getting underway, Amazon had also hit another milestone moment in the form of its CEO’s …

Fashion Industry

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in recent history

Jeff Bezos has been one of the world's wealthiest people for a while, but he's now set a new record: he's the wealthiest person in recent history. The Amazon founder's net worth has topped $151 billion according to <i>Bloomberg</i>'s Billionaires Index, making him not only the world's richest person as of …

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos, Amazon Founder, Becomes Richest Person In Modern History

Say hello to the US$150 billion man.<p>Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon and owner of the Washington Post, became the richest person in modern …

Jeff Bezos

Blankfein Poised for $85 Million Payout When He Leaves Goldman

Lloyd Blankfein could get as much as $84.7 million in compensation when he departs Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in October after 36 years at the …

Goldman Sachs

Maurizio Sarri to spell out plans for new Chelsea era at official unveiling

Maurizio Sarri is to be unveiled as Chelsea head coach on Wednesday, with a barrage of questions awaiting him.<p>The 59-year-old was appointed Blues …

Soccer

lindsay lohan plans to adopt first child

los Angeles, July 17 (IANS) After bonding with Syrian refugees in Turkey, actress lindsay lohan has developed a desire to adopt her first child.<p>The …

Los Angeles

Brazilian online broker Toro to launch with aggressive pricing

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian online financial startup Toro Investimentos will kick off operations on Wednesday after winning regulatory authorization earlier this year to enter the country's increasingly competitive retail brokerage market.<p>In a sign the new firm expects to be aggressive on …

Business

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' net worth hits $150BILLION

Jeff Bezos now becomes the richest man in modern history as Amazon founder's net worth hits $150BILLION - breaking the record once held by Bill</b> …

Jeff Bezos

Five things you should know before starting your day on July 17

Hyvää päivää, my friends. Shari Kulha here bidding you a Finnish good morning. With all eyes on Helsinki over the past few days, it only seems …

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos Becomes the Richest Man in Modern History, Topping $150 Billion

Jeff Bezos is the richest person in modern history.<p>The Amazon.com Inc. founder’s net worth cracked $150 billion in New York on Monday, according to …

Liberal View

Breaking: Russian national charged: infiltrating the NRA

Sunday alleged Russian spy Maria Butina was arrested on charges based in her infiltration of the NRA to advance Russian interests.<p>The NRA has been …

Wiretapping

Billionaire Ambani topples Jack Ma as Asia's richest person

INTERNATIONAL - Mukesh Ambani overtook Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma to become Asia’s richest person as he positions Reliance Industries Ltd. to …

Emerging Markets

How Billionaires Are Backing Charter School Push: AP

By pouring money into state-level charter school advocacy groups, billionaires are pushing their version of education "reform"A new analysis from <i>The</i> …

Education

Prime time: A day of deals at Amazon and at its rivals

Amazon’s annual “Prime Day” promotion (starts Monday, July 16 at noon) will focus on new products, bringing Whole Foods into the process and …

Jeff Bezos

Seychelles meetings probed by Mueller included several Russians: exclusive

Several Russians, some linked to the Kremlin, participated in meetings in the Seychelles in January 2017 and are subjects of an ongoing investigation …

New Jersey

AP Analysis: Billionaires fuel powerful state charter groups

SEATTLE (AP) — Dollar for dollar, the beleaguered movement to bring charter schools to Washington state has had no bigger champion than billionaire …

Washington State

[Yuri Milner]: Inside His Amazing US$ 250,000,000 Yacht Andromeda

Who is Yuri Milner?<p>Milner is a Russian billionaire, residing in the USA. He is the founder of the investment company DST Global. Milner is an early …

Super Yachts

Chelsea Appoints Ninth Head Coach in 15 Years

Chelsea Football Club has appointed 59-year-old Maurizio Sarri as its new head coach following the departure of Antonio Conte after only two …

Soccer

Mukesh Ambani dethrones Jack Ma, becomes Asia s richest person

While Ambani was estimated to be worth $44.3 billion on Friday as RIL shares rose 1.6 percent, Ma's wealth stood at $44 billion, according to …

Emerging Markets

Fans Donating Money to Kylie Jenner to Become Youngest Billionaire

Kylie Jenner

Senate Democrats blast former Trump attorney for 'selling access' to White House

Michael Cohen’s relationship with the Swiss drug company Novartis was more extensive than the company previously disclosed, as shown in newly …

Donald Trump

Chelsea fires manager Antonio Conte after 2 years in charge

Antonio Conte's protracted divorce from Chelsea was finalized on Friday when he was fired after a two-year tenure in which he won the English Premier …

Soccer

What does it take to be a billionaire?

<b>Forbes caused a stir this week when it reported that social media star Kylie Jenner had a self-made fortune worth nearly $1bn.</b><p>It's a distinction very few can claim.<p>There were only about 5,700 people in the world worth more than $500 million last year, according to Credit Suisse's annual Global …

Business

Novartis, Michael Cohen contacts more extensive than disclosed earlier

The existence of the agreement between the drug maker and Cohen, whose consulting firm was paid $1.2 million from early 2017 through early 2018, …

Michael Cohen

N.E.R.D & Billionaire Boys Club Debut Joint Capsule Releasing Tomorrow

N.E.R.D and Billionaire Boys Club have once again joined forces for a collaborative capsule collection. The specially-branded range of item is …

Clothing

How billionaires stopped buying new super yachts: Shares in British manufacturer GYG plunge 40%

How billionaires stopped buying new super yachts: Shares in British manufacturer GYG plunge 40%<p>It seems the global elite have lost their appetite for …

Money (UK)

.Visualizing The World’s Top 50 Wealthiest Billionaires

Visualizing The World’s Top 50 Wealthiest Billionaires<br>By Jeff Desjardins March 30, 2016<br>Presented by: Texas Precious Metals <b><br>The World's Top 50</b> …

Bill Gates

Reliance Gives India its Second $100-Billion Firm This Year

Reliance Industries Ltd. is back in the $100 billion club, a journey that has taken more than a decade.<p>Shares for the billionaire Mukesh …

India