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Billionaire Branson Back From The Brink: Virgin Group Moves Closer To $1.3 Billion Needed To Rescue Empire


After months of uncertainty, billionaire Sir Richard Branson has all but seen off a threat that brought his Virgin business empire to its knees. Following reports this week that Virgin Group has raised $250 million to prop up Virgin…


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Diesel Spill Could Cost Billionaire Potanin $4 Billion - Russia’s Richest Man To ‘Clean Up’ His Own Mess


Russia’s richest man, Vladimir Potanin of metal and mining giant Norilsk Nickel, has held a “frank” conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the massive fuel spill in the Ambarnaya river late last…


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The Billionaire Barclay Brothers And The Battle Over Who Controls The Family Fortune


Twenty years ago, on the last day of October, billionaire twins Frederick and David Barclay knelt side-by-side before the Queen of England, her sword in hand. Frederick, born ten minutes before his younger brother, was first, David…


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Billionaire Tracker: Actions The World’s Wealthiest Are Taking In Response To The Coronavirus Pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic has reached nearly every corner of the world, some of the planet’s wealthiest are helping the global effort to combat the COVID-19 outbreak and do what they can for the economy.  Some tech tycoons, like…


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Forever Young

By weaving together tradition and trendiness, LVMH's Bernard Arnault has created the world's largest luxury empire and a $100 billion fortune. Now he is ready to scale up. “Bernard Arnault inspires me,” says Sheron Barber.…


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Giovanni Ferrero

All You Can Eat

After inheriting his family's $13 billion candy empire in 2015, Giovanni Ferrero vowed to supersize it at any cost. He devoured iconic brands like Red Hots, Butterfinger, Babyruth and Nestlé Crunch,…


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The Commodore

The Commodore

Whether it’s in business (easyJet) or in philanthropy (the Giving Pledge), Stelios Haji-Ioannou charts his own course. Love him—or get out of his way. You probably won’t find him at Jimmy’z. Or Sass. Or Twiga. While…


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An Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove

An Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove

Backed by a family that places a high value on having women in positions of leadership, Hinduja S.P. Shanu is the Chair of Hinduja Bank in Switzerland, as well as a senior member of the Hinduja Group, an international conglomerate whose…


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