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Must watch video: 10 high school dropouts who made billions

Must watch video: 10 high school dropouts who made billions

Making money is not always about a college or a Master's degree and a great job. Rather it's more about ideas and grabbing that given opportunity.

 Indra Nooyi, Satya Nadella, Bhavesh Patel among highest paid CEOs in world

Indra Nooyi, Satya Nadella, Bhavesh Patel among highest paid CEOs in world

As many as three Indian origin persons have been named among 100 highest-paid CEOs globally with PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi and LyondellBasell's Bhavesh Patel making it to the top ten list compiled by Equilar.

Fewer billionaires in Russia but Vladimir Putin's son-in-law joins list

The total number of billionaires in Russia has fallen from 88 to 77 as the country suffers a recession, Forbes magazine's annual rich list showed today, but a man reported to be Vladimir Putin's son-in-law has become the youngest member of the club.

Panama Papers LEAK: All you need to know about secret accounts of the rich and powerful

Panama Papers LEAK: All you need to know about secret accounts of the rich and powerful

Know about the some of the main allegations made in Sunday's release based on documents from Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca.

 

Five Indian women among Forbes World's Billionaires List

Five Indian women among Forbes World's Billionaires List

Five Indian women have made it to the Forbes list of world's richest people in the world, which saw 190 women billionaires -- a little over 10 percent of the total count.

World's 20 richest poorer by $70 bn, India has 84 billionaires: Forbes

World's 20 richest poorer by $70 bn, India has 84 billionaires: Forbes

More than $70 billion has been wiped off the wealth of the world`s 20 richest people following a slump on global financial markets, according to Forbes` latest annual ranking of billionaires. India has the fourth largest number of billionaires - 84.

Bill Gates richest man in world, Mukesh Ambani at 36th: Forbes

Bill Gates richest man in world, Mukesh Ambani at 36th: Forbes

Forbes' 2016 list of the World's Billionaires includes 1,810 billionaires, down from a record 1,826 a year ago.

Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people

Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people

Three Indians - Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji and Dilip Shanghvi - have made it to a global list of 50 wealthiest people that is topped by Bill Gates.

 

Number of women billionaires growing faster than men

Number of women billionaires growing faster than men

A rather hard fact to believe but study has shown that the number of women among the world's billionaires are growing faster than that of men.

China has more dollar billionaires than US

China has more dollar billionaires than US

China has beaten the US for the first time in the number of dollar billionaires whose numbers have climbed to 596 over America's 537, the most in the world, despite a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.

Mukesh Ambani richest Indian, Flipkart co-founders new billionaires: Forbes

Mukesh Ambani richest Indian, Flipkart co-founders new billionaires: Forbes

India`s leading e-retailer Flipkart`s co-founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal are the latest billionaires in the country, with $1.3 billion (Rs.8,582-crore) net worth each, according to leading business magazine Forbes India` rich list released on Wednesday.

'Start-ups to add at least a dozen billionaires in India'

India is likely to produce at least a dozen more billionaires and several new millionaires by 2020 as the country's start-ups scene hots up, fuelled by sectors like e-commerce, financial services and other technology-driven fields, an Assocham study has projected.

Record number of Chinese among world's richest billionaires

China, the world's second biggest economy, accounts for a record one-fifth of all billionaires in the world, rising from 17.6 percent in 2014, the China Rich List 2015, compiled by the US business magazine Forbes, said.

Dilip Shanghvi overtakes Mukesh Ambani as richest Indian

Dilip Shanghvi overtakes Mukesh Ambani as richest Indian

Pharma tycoon Dilip Shanghvi Wednesday surpassed Mukesh Ambani as the world's richest Indian with a net worth of USD 21.5 billion -- within two days of Reliance Industries chief being ranked India's wealthiest for 8th year.

India's billionaire population fourth highest; US on top

India is home to the fourth largest number of billionaires across the world, while the US tops the charts followed by China and Germany.

Rolls-Royce looks to tap Indian billionaires

Rolls-Royce looks to tap Indian billionaires

With India forecast to be world's fastest growing major economy by 2016-17, super luxury car maker Rolls-Royce is gearing up to tap the country's billionaires with new models, including new convertible and a potential SUV.

Government not going to create jobs, billionaires can: Dylan

Government not going to create jobs, billionaires can: Dylan

Musician Bob Dylan believes job creation is not in the hands of governments but billionaires could do it.

Nominal tax on super rich can lift 9 cr out of poverty: Report

The study found that in India, the number of billionaires increased from two in the 1990s to 65 in 2014.

Alibaba`s Jack Ma tops China rich list: Forbes

Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, is China`s richest person with a fortune of nearly $20 billion, as billionaires increase despite a slowdown in the country`s economy, Forbes magazine said Tuesday.

Mumbai among 8 Asian cities on top 20 billionaire cities list

Asian cities, including Mumbai, dominated the list of top 20 billionaire places in the world, indicating that the region is at the beginning of a new cycle in wealth creation, says a report.