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Mark Zuckerberg world's richest individual under 35

Zuckerberg is joined on the list by fellow Facebook co-founders Dustin Moskovitz.

'Gates Foundation world's wealthiest private charitable organisation'

With total assets of USD 43.4 billion, the Gates Foundation accounts for more than half of the combined assets of the 10 charitable foundations on the list.

Arun Pudur tops Asia's wealthiest under-40 list

Pudur, a 37-year-old native of Chennai, founded Celframe in 1998 after graduating from university, and the software firm now produces the world's second most popular word processor after Microsoft.

Indian-origin Pudur in top 10, under-40 rich list: Wealth-X

According to Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence and prospecting company, Malaysia-based Pudur is ranked at 10th position on the list with a personal fortune of USD 4 billion.

Global billionaire population to cross 3,800 by 2020: Wealth-X

Billionaires are defined as those individuals with a net worth of USD 1 billion or above.

Asia`s billionaires see fastest wealth growth: Report

Asia`s billionaires led by Chinese tycoons enjoyed the fastest increase in their wealth this year compared to their peers in the rest of the world, a report said Wednesday.

Luxury industry optimism slides 14% in July-Sept quarter

The luxury industry appears to be less optimistic for the July-September quarter this year than it had been for the previous three months amid uncertainties about macro-economic stability and future demand.

Most stereotypes about super-rich not true: Report

Moreover, most of the stereotypes associated with such ultra wealthy people are completely wrong, according to a report by Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence and prospecting company.

Global citizenship catching fancy of super rich in India, China

Global citizenship is becoming popular among the world's ultra wealthy and an increasing number of super-rich from Asia's two giants China and India are likely to trend this path in the coming years.

Dilip Shanghvi among Asia's richest self-made billionaires

Shanghvi, ranked seventh, is the only Indian on the list with a net worth of USD 13.5 billion.

Mukesh Ambani wealthiest Indian cricket team owner

Business tycoon Mukesh Ambani is the wealthiest Indian cricket team owner with an estimated net worth of USD 21.2 billion.

Luxury industry optimistic about Jan-Mar qtr: Wealth-X survey

According to the Wealth-X luxury sentiment survey report released today, more than 30 percent of luxury industry executives expect revenue to rise by more than 10 percent in the first quarter of 2014.

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's net worth estimated at $310 mn

The net worth of struggling Internet giant Yahoo Inc's CEO Marissa Mayer is estimated to be USD 310 million, according to Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence and prospecting company.

Buffett adds $37 mn per day in his fortune in 2013

American business magnate Warren Buffett made a fortunes of about USD 37 million per day in 2013, according to Wealth-X, making him the billionaire who made the most money this year.

'40% of Middle East's UHNW wealth held by 157 billionaires'

As much as forty percent of the Middle East's ultra high net worth (UHNW) wealth is being held by the region's billionaires, while in Europe it is 28 percent, in North America 22 percent and in Asia 18 percent.

'Avg age of India's super rich 63 yrs; China youngest at 53'

According to the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2013, the average age of China's 157 billionaires is nine years younger than the global average.