Billionaires Seek to Reintroduce Large Predators to Scottish Highlands After 500 Year Interval

JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN / Getty Images Two billionaire Scandinavians who own vast swathes of land in remote regions of Scotland are hoping to reintroduce wild lynx on their land. Anders Holch Povlsen, 48, a Danish billionaire worth $ 6 billion who … Read more…

How this 34-year-old chess champion became one of India’s youngest billionaires | CNBC Make It

CNBC International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

Celebrities, Tech Billionaires Dominated L.A.’s Biggest Real Estate Deals of 2020

Even as the COVID-19 pandemic rages into its second year, the demand for L.A.’s luxury housing continues soaring long past unprecedented heights. Blame the nosebleed-high stock market, and the fact that many wealthy homeowners are upgrading to larger properties with … Read more…

Was Office Politics Behind a Chinese ‘Game of Thrones’ Billionaire’s Poisoning Death?

Getty Images Investigators in Shanghai have detained a suspect connected to the fatal poisoning of 39-year-old billionaire tycoon Lin Qi, who died on Christmas Day. The alleged perpetrator is a 39-year-old employee of Lin’s company who has been identified by … Read more…

Barbara Amiel Lifts Lid on Bitchy Billionaires’ Wives Club in Scorching New Memoir of Life With Conrad Black

Brian Kersey Barbara Amiel does not want her critics’ pity. Injecting them with the Ebola virus or guillotining them, however, would be just fine. Amiel, 79, the newspaper columnist and wife of former media tycoon Conrad Black, 76, who lost … Read more…

Here’s how many billionaires confirmed giving money to Covid-19 pandemic-related causes

A new global wealth report from market research firm Wealth-X shows the percentage of the world’s 2,825 billionaires who confirmed donations to Covid-19 related causes between January and May. Other billionaires could have given through a third party or anonymously, … Read more…

Silicon Valley investor Chamath Palihapitiya says billionaires should stop being so sensitive

Billionaires should be grateful for their good fortune and stop being so sensitive to public criticism and name-calling by politicians, tech billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya said Wednesday. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Silicon Valley investor Chamath Palihapitiya says billionaires should stop being so sensitive

Billionaires should be grateful for their good fortune and stop being so sensitive to public criticism and name-calling by politicians, tech billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya said Wednesday. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Billionaires bombard U.S. presidential campaign with hundreds of millions in cash

Two billionaire Democratic presidential hopefuls, Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer, collectively spent about $ 389 million last year on their campaigns, more than the rest of the remaining Democratic field combined, according to disclosures filed on Friday. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

The world’s 2,153 billionaires have more wealth than 4.6 billion people combined, Oxfam says

The world’s 2,153 billionaires have more wealth between them than a combined 4.6 billion people, according to a study published Monday by Oxfam. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Critics Won’t Let ‘Glee’s’ Jane Lynch Forget She Bellyached For Billionaires In Warren Dig

One Twitter wit sums up the actor’s argument: “Let them eat cake. In their #winecave.” Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Wine caves and billionaires: Buttigieg under fire over fundraising at Democratic debate

Rising Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg came under attack during a debate among U.S. presidential hopefuls on Thursday, as his rivals questioned the 37-year-old mayor’s thin political resume and criticized his fundraising from wealthy donors. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

How the Icahn-Ackman ‘Battle of the Billionaires’ on CNBC became a defining moment of the decade

In 2013, hedge fund titans Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn went head to head on “Fast Money Halftime report” regarding Ackman’s $ 1 billion bet against Herbalife. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

Individual investors pulled $20 million from Fisher Investments after billionaire’s sexist comments

Individual investors at the Camas, Washington-based firm have had a muted reaction so far following Ken Fisher's comments at a conference. That may be because swapping advisors is easier said than done. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…