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The list of the richest people of the world with photos

Without a doubt, everyone wants to be rich and happy to have lots of money, a seaside Villa Park, expensive cars, and so much more that distinguishes it ’society” from the "middle class" and workers. Unfortunately, for many, these dreams remain dreams, and only some people can put their plans into reality. It is the world's richest people, whose names appear in the ranking of the magazine Forbes. Someone from the barons earned his fortune through the mind and work, and someone ’ due to a happy coincidence.

The journal Forbes

The list of the richest people in the world is published in magazine Forbes – this is one of the most authoritative economic and financial publications around the world. He founded a magazine Berti Charles Forbes in far 1917. The publication is positioning itself as a capitalist tool: “The Capitalist Tool” is his motto.

 The list of the richest people in the world by Forbes

Office magazine "Forbes" is located in new York on 5th Avenue. In 2011, the chief editor of the edition was Steve Forbes, and the publisher – Richard Karlgaard. The edition presents the most diverse information: rating of the richest people of the world, history of successful and failed projects, information about royalties, stars of show business, sportsmen, business tricks and stunts PR. The world popularity and recognition, the magazine has received due to the objective assessment of the Economics and Finance from around the world, bold investigations, and also due annually published rating "300 richest people of the world. 

The first rating Forbes: the world's richest people, was published in distant 1918. First place in this list took John the Rockefeller, whose fortune was estimated at 1.2 billion dollars.

The five richest men in the world

Today the world's richest people Forbes – it Carlos slim ELU, William Henry gates III, Amancio Ortega, Warren Edward Buffett, Lawrence Joseph Ellison.

The wealthiest people on the planet, Mexican Carlos slim, owns telecommunications Empire America Movil. Over the last year, purse Carlos Sliema "heavy" from 69 to 73 billion billion dollars. It is noteworthy that slim is the first in the history of the Mexican, who managed to climb to the top of Forbes.

On the second place in the world rankings rich William Henry gates III, better known as bill gates, one of the founders of the Corporation Microsoft. At the moment the status of antiquity bill experts estimate at us $ 67 billion, up 6 billion more than in the past financial year.

 Amancio of Artera closes the top three most rich people in the world

Amancio Ortega, owner of a trademark service Zara, is located on the third place, with 57-billion state. For the last financial year, its revenues increased by 19.5 billion, due to expansion of the network of boutiques.

Warren Buffett, with 53 billion dollars is in fourth place in the list. His fortune he amassed thanks to the favorable investment in shares and other securities.

Closes the five of the rich Lawrence Joseph Ellison, widely known under the name of Larry Ellison. The billionaire is the founder and co-owner of the company “Oracle”, which is engaged in software. In 2013, the condition of the magnate was estimated at $ 43 billion.

It should be noted that this year with a rating of the richest people in the world get a small misunderstanding. The fact that al-Walid bin Talal, Prince of Saudi Arabia, complained to the representatives of the mass media on the log Forbes. He accused the publication that was on the 26th place. According to Prince, his condition is quite enough to enter in first ten.

Young and rich

If the above five rich men sought their state of life, the richest young people of the world have become billionaires in the age of 35-40 years. Most of them have not received a huge inheritance and not labored for years – these people just happened to be at the right time and right place, earning money on the implementation of my good ideas.

The third place we give to Prince albert von Thurn and Taxis. He is 29 years old, but he has $ 1.5 billion. His billion it received on 18 birthday, and in addition to money, and 30,000 hectares of land. By the way, note the girls: Prince as yet unmarried. Scott Duncan, the son of the oil magnate Dan Duncan, now 30 years. The status of the unborn heir Enterprise Products Partners is estimated in 5 billion dollars.

 Mark Zuckerberg, the young and rich

Closes the top five on our list Eduardo Severin, one of the founders of the company’s Facebook. At the age of 30 years, the condition of the magnate is estimated at $ 2.2 billion. Once Edward Severin  & mark Zuckerberg were friends, but later became bitter enemies because of a financial dispute. About the history of their relationship is told in the movie "Social network”. At the moment Eduardo Severin living in Singapore and invests money in startups.

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