Where the wealthiest people in the world live

2016-05-31 21:30

This country is known for its snob appeal, it is a hotspot for super-yacht owners and is home to thousands of residents worth over US$10m.

Ultra rich worry about preserving family wealth

2016-03-09 07:57

Fundamental concerns by ultra-high-net-worth individuals about preserving generational wealth have become more pressing than ever, according to a report.

The growing popularity of supercars

2016-01-27 10:00

Why are supercars so popular among the wealthy? Rens Rademeyer, general manager for Maserati Johannesburg shares more on this trend.

Saudi prince settles Forbes libel suit over fortune

2015-06-17 13:21

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal says he has settled a libel suit against the Forbes magazine group over its reporting on his fortune.

Joburg, Cape Town crack rich list

2015-04-05 16:08

Johannesburg and Cape Town feature on a new global rich list of the world’s top 40 cities significant to multimillionaires in 2015.

China's billionaires - 358 and counting

2014-09-20 15:17

China's rapid economic development has produced more high-net-worth individuals in a shorter period than anywhere else in history.

Super-rich heading for London despite crisis

2014-02-07 12:30

Political and financial upheaval in some of the world's largest emerging economies is driving a new wave of rich migrants to London's supercharged property market.

1 in 5 in US becomes rich

2013-12-10 14:00

Nearly 20% of Americans are politically influential after becoming rich and their spending capacity is key to the US economic recovery, a survey says.

Super-rich are corporate climbers - poll

2013-04-24 22:18

South Africa's über-rich are far wealthier than assumed and most of them are employed in a company, a new survey shows.

S-t-r-e-t-c-h out in S-Class

2012-12-27 08:57

As if the S-class wasn't luxurious enough, Mercedes is adding length to the car to make it suitable for people who enjoy being chauffeured.


African governments aren't taxing the rich

2016-04-04 11:34

Rhiannon McCluskey, researcher at the International Centre for Tax and Development, looks at why African governments should tax the wealthy. This article originally appeared in The Conversation Africa.

Tax targeting rich

2016-02-24 17:12

Although the budget did not raise the top tax bracket of 41%, the rich were targeted by hiking capital gains tax as well as transfer duty on property sales above R10m.

Asian businesswomen boost ranks of female billionaires

2015-12-16 12:50

The number of global women billionaires has risen faster over the past two decades than that of men, mostly thanks to Asian female entrepreneurs, a study shows.

Two South Africans in top 20 on UK rich list

2015-04-26 12:31

Two South Africans have made it into the respected Sunday Times Rich List , with Ukrainian businessman Len Blavatnik taking the top spot with a personal wealth of R240bn.

Reducing inequality will help growth - OECD

2014-12-09 19:45

Moves by national governments to reduce inequality between their rich and poor citizens will help to lift economic growth, says the OECD.

Good or terrible story?

2014-02-20 07:09

SA can learn from Argentina's decline, says Leopold Scholtz.

How SA's mega-rich make their money

2014-02-06 14:01

The majority of South Africa's new multimillionaires - those with more than R300m - earned their money in just four sectors, research shows.

French super rich thrive despite crisis

2013-07-12 09:08

France's super rich are untouched by the economic crisis, with the combined wealth of the country's 500 richest people up 25% in the last year, a survey shows.

Rich or not, Sars is coming for you

2013-04-03 11:40

The taxman is out to get offenders from all walks of life and the 2 300 high net worth individuals on its books are no exception.

SA's rich nestled in Sandton, Cape Town

2012-12-11 11:00

Sandhurst and central Cape Town are the preferred suburbs for South Africa's multi-millionaires, according to a report.

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