Inside The World's Billionaires List: The Richest In 2021 | Forbes

It’s been a year like no other, and we aren’t talking about the pandemic. There were rapid-fire public offerings, surging cryptocurrencies and skyrocketing stock prices. The number of billionaires on Forbes’ 35th annual list of the world’s wealthiest exploded to an unprecedented 2,755–660 more than a year ago. Of those, a record high 493 were new to the list–roughly…

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Billionaires Who Lost Everything

Subscribe to The Daily Upside! (Free Business & Finance Newsletter) https://www.thedailyupside.com/?utm_source=Patrick+Boyle&utm_medium=YouTube&utm_campaign=Promotion According to Forbes Magazine there are 2,755 billionaires in the world today. The top five industries where they made their money are Finance, Technology, Manufacturing, Retail and Healthcare. It is rare to become a billionaire, but even more unusual to reach that level and then lose everything, but…

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These Industries Produce The Most Billionaires In 2021 | Forbes

There are a record-smashing 2,755 billionaires in the world, according to Forbes’ 2021 World’s Billionaires list. How did they make their mega-fortunes? By doing everything from starting hedge funds and tech companies to breeding pigs and brewing kombucha.  But certain industries offer a more common route to riches than others. The most likely way to make a billion-dollar fortune: go into finance…

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MacKenzie Scott's Lifetime Giving Tops $8.5 Billion, A High For Billionaires | Top Givers | Forbes

MacKenzie Scott set the bar high for divorce payouts when she famously received a quarter of Jeff Bezos’ Amazon stock in their 2019 split. She has been focused on giving it all away ever since. Read the full list on Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbeswealthteam/2021/01/19/americas-top-givers-the-25-most-philanthropic-billionaires/ Watch more Top Givers: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLpndQ-APwbNUIpUKsa_IIItOGtKw6Hb-E Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes newsletters: https://newsletters.editorial.forbes.com Forbes on Facebook:…

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Meet The Billionaires Who Cashed In On IPOs In 2020 | Forbes

Public markets were taking a beating when Forbes finalized the World Billionaires’ list on March 18, 2020. The S&P 500 had cratered 29 percent from its February 19 high while the world ground to a Covid-imposed halt. Companies like Airbnb and Warner Music Group, who had planned much anticipated IPOs in 2020, sought shelter from the storm instead. Things…

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Are Rich Countries to Blame for Global Inequality?

There are some surprising reasons why poor countries are poor, but can they be blamed on the actions of rich countries? We break down this question and take a look at how colonialism, free trade, corruption and foreign aid may be reasons why. We also have an accompanying written article that you can find on Medium: https://medium.com/politics-explained/are-rich-countries-to-blame-for-global-inequality-3b4fca0005b4 Politics Explained…

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6 Investing Strategies You Think Will Work, But Won't

Thanks to Wealthfront for sponsoring today’s video! Open up a Wealthfront investment account today through my link and get your first $5,000 managed for free: https://invest.wealthfront.com/tfd ​ In this episode, Chelsea talks about common investing strategies people think will work, and why they won’t for most of us. This video is sponsored by Wealthfront. Open up a Wealthfront investment…

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