Category: Billionaires

Bill Gates is No.1 again

Bill Gates

By Bogdan

Posted 19 May 2013 8:36 pm

The CEO of Microsoft, Bill Gates, has recently recaptured the title of “The Richest Person in the World” from the renowned Mexican magnate and investor Carlos Slim Helu, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The 57-year-old American, co-founder of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT), has now got an estimated fortune of around $72.7 billion, 16 percent year-to-date. His brand has hit a five-year high as the original report describes. The largest mobile-phone operator throughout the Americas, Carlos Slim’s America Movil (AMXL), has dropped an unhappy 14 percent this year, as the Congress of Mexico had passed a bill which can ruin the MexicanREAD MORE »

Elon Musk – A Billionaire who will change the future

Elon Musk 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 8 Apr 2012 10:06 am

We’re starting a new category here on Luxatic to share with our readers the exciting lives and careers of some of the world’s richest people. According to Forbes, there are exactly 1,226 billionaires on the planet in 2012, an all time high, and we’ll feature some of the most interesting billionaires on our site in the future. Speaking of future, the first billionaire we’re going to feature in here is Elon Musk, a South African born American entrepreneur who managed to make billions investing in the future, starting the biggest online payment company, PayPal, investing in space exploration with SpaceX,READ MORE »

Bloomberg has released the “Bloomberg Billionaires Index”

bloomberg billionaire index

By Richie Rich

Posted 12 Mar 2012 10:44 pm

As time goes by, magnates from all over the world get richer and richer, by day. We now present you the daily billionaire index, the first daily global ranking of the richest people in the world, as Bloomberg revealed it recently. This indicator is undergoing a perpetual change, as the stock fluctuates and company or economic news daily unfold. These are measured on the worldly markets, being updated at 5:30 p.m. every business day. Every billionaire’s profile can be accessed by Bloomberg Professional’s service customers. The data includes the course of the fortune of every magnate, based on data andREAD MORE »