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Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40

Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40


From payment apps and sustainable investing to wellness for women and the metaverse, the entrepreneurs featuring on the inaugural Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40 list are making an impact beyond the borders of Monaco. Antoine Bahri Age:…


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Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you a youthful face: Why aging in macho Monaco is not for the faint-hearted.

Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you a youthful face: Why aging in macho Monaco is not for the faint-hearted.


Seventy is the new 60. Wait, 60 is the new 40. But now 40 is the new 30. And then with the FaceTune app you can erase ten years. So is 70 the new 20? Forget the old chestnut: “It’s what’s inside that counts.” It’s…


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Joe Foster: Founder Of Reebok Sits Down With The Count Of Monte Crypto: What He’s Learning Today & How He Built A Billion Dollar Brand By Finding The “White Space”

Joe Foster: Founder Of Reebok Sits Down With The Count Of Monte Crypto: What He’s Learning Today & How He Built A Billion Dollar Brand By Finding The “White Space”


Although it’s been in his family for generations, you’ve probably never heard the name Joe Foster. It might surprise you to learn that he’s built a multi-billion-dollar global company, whose name you’ll recognize as…


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Paul Kavanagh

Morris Communications Sells Riviera Radio To Grundy Media

Following 22 years of ownership, the Morris family announced today it was “nostalgic” at the sale of Riviera Radio SAM, the only English-speaking radio station on the French Riviera, broadcasting from Monaco across the coast to…


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Woman And Economic Empowerment Unite At Forbes Monaco Summit

Woman And Economic Empowerment Unite At Forbes Monaco Summit

The first Forbes Monaco Power Women’s Summit took place December 1 at the Hotel Hermitage. A hundred invited guests gathered in the exquisite Belle Époque salon to listen to keynote speaker Lady Cherie Blair CBE KC, founder of…


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Titans Of Social Media Gather In Monaco

Titans Of Social Media Gather In Monaco

The World Influencers and Bloggers Association has announced its flagship World Influencers Forum in partnership with Forbes Monaco will be held on March 20, 2023 in the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. The World Influencers Forum (WIF), led by the…


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Forbes Monaco Announces First Women’s Power Summit

Forbes Monaco Announces First Women’s Power Summit

Forbes Monaco has announced its first Women’s Power Summit taking place December 1 at the Hotel…

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The Tenets Of Edelcoin

The Tenets Of Edelcoin

Article first published in Forbes Monaco September 2022. A safe harbor powered by the wealth of the…

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Billionaire Richard Branson Must Face Fraud Suit From Virgin Galactic Shareholders

Billionaire Richard Branson Must Face Fraud Suit From Virgin Galactic Shareholders

Topline Billionaire Richard Branson must face a lawsuit filed by Virgin Galactic shareholders who allege…

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Twitter Reportedly Asks Fired Workers To Return—Here’s What To Know About The Aftermath Of Its Mass Layoffs

Twitter Reportedly Asks Fired Workers To Return—Here’s What To Know About The Aftermath Of Its Mass Layoffs

Topline Around 80% of Twitter staff in India—one of the firm’s largest markets—were…

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David Green, Founder of Hobby Lobby sits down with The Count of Monte Crypto: His Unconventional Leadership Wisdom and His Billion Dollar Success Story
Billionaires

David Green, Founder of Hobby Lobby sits down with The Count of Monte Crypto: His Unconventional Leadership Wisdom and His Billion Dollar Success Story


In 1970, David Green and his wife borrowed $600 to make miniature picture frames out of their garage. Two years later their small home-based arts and crafts business was making enough money for them to afford a modest commercial space. Hobby…


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Inside Paul Allen’s Billion-Dollar Art Auction

Inside Paul Allen’s Billion-Dollar Art Auction

More than 150 masterpieces owned by the late Microsoft cofounder—including works by Botticelli,…

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Vladimir Putin’s Superyacht Graceful Has A New Name: “Killer Whale”

Vladimir Putin’s Superyacht Graceful Has A New Name: “Killer Whale”

Vladimir Putin’s second-largest superyacht is on the move. More than seven months after hastily…

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How Rich Is King Charles III? Inside The New Monarch’s Outrageous Fortune

How Rich Is King Charles III? Inside The New Monarch’s Outrageous Fortune

As the new head of The Firm, Charles now oversees some $42 billion in assets and inherited $500 million…

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Here’s How Many Billions The Heirs Of Italy’s Second Richest Man–Who Died Monday–Stand To Inherit

Here’s How Many Billions The Heirs Of Italy’s Second Richest Man–Who Died Monday–Stand To Inherit

Eyewear mogul Leonardo del Vecchio—whose firm owns Ray-Ban, Sunglass Hut and more—died at…

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Family Office Summit in Monaco Navigates Politics And Climate For A Better Future
Money

Family Office Summit in Monaco Navigates Politics And Climate For A Better Future


As a thriving $140 billion international financial marketplace with a strong credit dynamics and an efficient platform for estate planning, many view Monaco as an emerging Wall Street of Europe. Which is why the annual Ritossa Family Office…


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The Reality Of Realty

The Reality Of Realty

Article firts published in Forbes Monaco May 2022/ June 2022. When the Barenaked Ladies…

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Buy My Cancer: A Unique NFT Series Created From Cancer To Help Fight Cancer

Buy My Cancer: A Unique NFT Series Created From Cancer To Help Fight Cancer

Humanity can create amazing things. “Buy My Cancer” is the first of its kind, extraordinary…

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Tiger Woods Officially A Billionaire, No Thanks To The Saudis

Tiger Woods Officially A Billionaire, No Thanks To The Saudis

He reportedly turned down a “high nine digits" deal to play on the new Saudi-backed golf…

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CFM In Monaco Named Best Bank

CFM In Monaco Named Best Bank

For the sixth consecutive year, Global Finance magazine has named CFM Indosuez Wealth Management “Best…

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Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40
Business

Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40


From payment apps and sustainable investing to wellness for women and the metaverse, the entrepreneurs featuring on the inaugural Forbes Monaco 40 Under 40 list are making an impact beyond the borders of Monaco. Antoine Bahri Age:…


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Joe Foster: Founder Of Reebok Sits Down With The Count Of Monte Crypto: What He’s Learning Today & How He Built A Billion Dollar Brand By Finding The “White Space”

Joe Foster: Founder Of Reebok Sits Down With The Count Of Monte Crypto: What He’s Learning Today & How He Built A Billion Dollar Brand By Finding The “White Space”

Although it’s been in his family for generations, you’ve probably never heard the name Joe…

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The Count Of Monte Crypto Captures A Moment With Celebrity Chef Lidia Bastianich

The Count Of Monte Crypto Captures A Moment With Celebrity Chef Lidia Bastianich

While filming a documentary on the resettlement of Ukrainian refugees in the United States, one of the…

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Monaco Startup Tackles Drinking Water Challenges Hitting Antibes, Roquebrune

Monaco Startup Tackles Drinking Water Challenges Hitting Antibes, Roquebrune

France’s Regional Health Agency confirmed on Tuesday that drinking water in Antibes is contaminated…

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Helmet Head

Helmet Head

Article first published in Forbes Monaco July 2022/ August 22. The first cloud-based platform and software…

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Fancy Bears And The Future Of PFP Projects Or How To Survive The NFT Bear Run With Fancy Bears
Innovation

Fancy Bears And The Future Of PFP Projects Or How To Survive The NFT Bear Run With Fancy Bears


If 2017 was the year of the ICO Wild West Gold Run, 2021 was the year of the NFT. It not only became the Collins Dictionary word of the year, NFTs became the new darling of the brand and advertising world. And last year saw $21…


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Digital Transformation In 2022: Metamall And The Future Of Commerce On blockchain

Digital Transformation In 2022: Metamall And The Future Of Commerce On blockchain

As we close our IDOs and prepare for the listing and product launch, we also look back on the inception…

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OneTo11 Acquires 2 million Users In 15 Months With Play To Earn Gaming Model

OneTo11 Acquires 2 million Users In 15 Months With Play To Earn Gaming Model

Play-To-Earn gaming is one of the biggest aspects fueling the blockchain market bull run in 2021-22.…

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DragonSB Breaths New Fire Into Multiplayer Online Metaverse Gaming

DragonSB Breaths New Fire Into Multiplayer Online Metaverse Gaming

Admit it. You’ve seen the movie. Sure, blame it on your kids, but you walked away really believing

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McDonald's Files Trademark For Metaverse-Based 'Virtual Restaurant'

McDonald's Files Trademark For Metaverse-Based 'Virtual Restaurant'

McDonald’s is the latest to file trademark applications for virtual goods, services and even virtual…

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Famous Ukrainian Designer Andre Tan And President Of Ukrainian Water Polo Federation Oleksandr Svishchov Launched Charity Collection And Will Present It In Monaco This Winter
Lifestyle

Famous Ukrainian Designer Andre Tan And President Of Ukrainian Water Polo Federation Oleksandr Svishchov Launched Charity Collection And Will Present It In Monaco This Winter


Fashion and sports have united for a good cause. The capsule collection created by RDNT and Ukrainian Water Polo Federation (UWPF) aims to collect money for children affected by war. Andre Tan, founder of RDNT, says “The collaboration…


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Opera Gallery Presents

Opera Gallery Presents

Article first published in Forbes Monaco September 2022. Manolo Valdés: ‘A single creation is…

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A Royal Happily Ever After: The Grand Ball Of Princes And Princesses Brings The Fairytale To Life

A Royal Happily Ever After: The Grand Ball Of Princes And Princesses Brings The Fairytale To Life

Article first published July/August 2022. The evening had promised an “exciting entertainment…

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The NFT Tailor: French Bespoke Couturier Mathieu Castanier Enters The Metaverse

The NFT Tailor: French Bespoke Couturier Mathieu Castanier Enters The Metaverse

Article first published in Forbes Monaco July 2022/ August 22. Call it an overriding passion for fashion…

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Fair Play: St. Moritz Cup Players Tee Off For Ukraine

Fair Play: St. Moritz Cup Players Tee Off For Ukraine

Article first published in Forbes Monaco July 2022/ August 22. The St. Moritz Celebrity Golf Cup…

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The Grace Effect

The Grace Effect

Effortless Speed

Effortless Speed

Power Lunch: Em Sherif

Power Lunch: Em Sherif

How Influencer Marketing Can Grow Your Business
Influencers

How Influencer Marketing Can Grow Your Business


Influencer marketing has experienced unprecedented growth in recent years. It is now  virtually impossible to scroll through your Instagram feed without seeing products and  services promoted by those who have worked to grow their…


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Katerina Leroy: A Feeling For The Extraordinary

Katerina Leroy: A Feeling For The Extraordinary

A creative mind with precise eyes: Aided by her flair for beauty and natural charisma, Katerina Leroy…

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Nesrin Sanad:

Nesrin Sanad: "Once You Are Happy, You Can Achieve Anything, Including Success Starting From Scratch Again." 

Nesrin Sanad is an Egyptian-born model, actress, a fine arts graduate with courses in law, insurance,…

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Fredy Li: “We Must Acknowledge that Social Media Advertising Has Already Taken Over Most the Ways of Advertising.”

Fredy Li: “We Must Acknowledge that Social Media Advertising Has Already Taken Over Most the Ways of Advertising.”

Fredy Li is a true example of the young generation lifestyle, a public figure with a flair for high…

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Dr. Barbara Sturm: “Influencers are an Important Way to Communicate and Grow Your Audience Base”

Dr. Barbara Sturm: “Influencers are an Important Way to Communicate and Grow Your Audience Base”

Dr. Barbara Sturm is a German aesthetics doctor widely renowned for her anti-inflammatory philosophy…

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Veronica Bocelli Leads With Integrity And Grace In Exclusive Interview
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Veronica Bocelli Leads With Integrity And Grace In Exclusive Interview


Long flowing hair, exquisite earrings, and an elegant floral blouse greet me with a huge smile and a just-threw-this-on, tousled appearance that only super models can get away with. Veronica Bocelli, manager and wife of Andrea Bocelli, has…


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Beyond The Sound Barrier: A decade Ago, Daniel Ek Convinced Labels And Artists To Stream Their Songs On Spotify, Revinving The Flatlining Music Industry. Now, After Amassing a $4.4 Billion Fortune, He's M

Beyond The Sound Barrier: A decade Ago, Daniel Ek Convinced Labels And Artists To Stream Their Songs On Spotify, Revinving The Flatlining Music Industry. Now, After Amassing a $4.4 Billion Fortune, He's M

It's lunchtime in late October, and 71 stories above Wall Street at 4 World Trade Center, Daniel…

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Eye On The X Prize

Eye On The X Prize

Article first published in December 2021/ January 2022 Forbes Monaco issue. Erik Lindbergh gives…

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The M Game

The M Game

Article first published in Forbes Monaco October/November 2021 issue. Formula one driver Max Verstappen…

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The two phases of Michelin chef Yannick Alléno at the Hôtel Hermitage.

Star Power

Article first published in Forbes Monaco March/April 2021 issue. The two phases of Michelin…

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Post-Covid-19: Investing In An Uncertain World

Post-Covid-19: Investing In An Uncertain World

NANCY HESLIN

A Classic Beauty

All Roads Lead to Todt

All Roads Lead to Todt

Meta Is The S&P 500’s Worst Performer Of 2022 As Losses Near 75%
Breaking News

Meta Is The S&P 500’s Worst Performer Of 2022 As Losses Near 75%


Topline Shares of Facebook parent Meta overtook the dubious honor as the biggest loser on the S&P 500 this week as the Silicon Valley giant bleeds money to fund its CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse vision and underscores…


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Russian Military Leaders Reportedly Discussed When And How Moscow Would Use Nuclear Weapons In Ukraine

Russian Military Leaders Reportedly Discussed When And How Moscow Would Use Nuclear Weapons In Ukraine

Topline Russian military leaders have discussed how and when Moscow might deploy nuclear weapons in…

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Twitter Will Sell Coveted Blue Checkmark For $8 A Month, Musk Says—But Benefits Still Unclear

Twitter Will Sell Coveted Blue Checkmark For $8 A Month, Musk Says—But Benefits Still Unclear

Topline Twitter CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday roughly outlined his plan for a new Twitter subscription model,…

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Brazil Election: Left-Wing Lula Narrowly Beats Bolsonaro To Return To Presidency

Brazil Election: Left-Wing Lula Narrowly Beats Bolsonaro To Return To Presidency

Topline Leftist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva defeated incumbent right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro…

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Charles III Announces May Coronation Date—Here’s What To Expect

Charles III Announces May Coronation Date—Here’s What To Expect

Topline King Charles III became Britain’s new monarch immediately after the death of his mother,…

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Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you a youthful face: Why aging in macho Monaco is not for the faint-hearted.
Monaco News

Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you a youthful face: Why aging in macho Monaco is not for the faint-hearted.


Seventy is the new 60. Wait, 60 is the new 40. But now 40 is the new 30. And then with the FaceTune app you can erase ten years. So is 70 the new 20? Forget the old chestnut: “It’s what’s inside that counts.” It’s…


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Paul Kavanagh

Morris Communications Sells Riviera Radio To Grundy Media

Following 22 years of ownership, the Morris family announced today it was “nostalgic” at…

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Woman And Economic Empowerment Unite At Forbes Monaco Summit

Woman And Economic Empowerment Unite At Forbes Monaco Summit

The first Forbes Monaco Power Women’s Summit took place December 1 at the Hotel Hermitage. A hundred…

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Forbes Monaco Announces First Women’s Power Summit

Forbes Monaco Announces First Women’s Power Summit

Forbes Monaco has announced its first Women’s Power Summit taking place December 1 at the Hotel…

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Forbes Monaco Brings Metaverse To The Principality

Forbes Monaco Brings Metaverse To The Principality

The first Forbes Monaco Metaverse & Technology Gala brought together leading and pioneering crypto-industry…

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Claire Vidal, Expert Marketer, Driven by her Passion for the Automobile Industry
BrandVoice

Claire Vidal, Expert Marketer, Driven by her Passion for the Automobile Industry


Women, when given the environment and opportunity, often make a lasting impression in their chosen industry. At times, they also enter male-dominated sectors, proving they’re more than capable of rising to the top.  A prime example…


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Bloomverse Initiative Channels Online Power And Ownership To Gamers

Bloomverse Initiative Channels Online Power And Ownership To Gamers

The gaming industry remains one of the key beneficiaries of technological advancements, as gamers continue…

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APM Monaco On Their 40th Anniversary And The F1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2022

APM Monaco On Their 40th Anniversary And The F1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2022

Formula 1 racing has a long and storied history as the most competitive racing league in the world.…

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Apex Integrates XRP

Apex Integrates XRP

Apex, a true Node-as-a-Service provider, will build a fully insured bridge from Avalanche to the XRP…

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Giezwa Pierre The Next Young Billionaire Owner Of GiezwaCoin

Giezwa Pierre The Next Young Billionaire Owner Of GiezwaCoin

Giezwa Pierre  Even though he is only 29 years old, his name is well known in an extensive variety…

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Fast Forward


What to expect from Charles Leclerc as he takes the wheel for his second Monaco Grand Prix. Growing up in Monaco, Charles Leclerc often shares his earliest Formula One memory about playing cars with a friend near the fi rst turn and watching…


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