The 25 richest families in the world, ranked

2018-12-10 16:18

The richest families in the world own billions, possessing $1.1 trillion in wealth collectively, according to Bloomberg.

Who are the rich young royals turning Instagram into a 24/7 red carpet event?

2018-11-20 17:41

We follow Lady Kitty Spencer, Lady Amelia Windsor and Princess Sikhanyiso around gala dinners, balls, the front row and regal traditions and celebrations.

What you need to know about the super-rich in the UK

2018-10-26 16:08

Total wealth in the UK is expected to reach $10trn by 2027, making the UK the fifth largest wealth market in the world after the US, China, Japan and India, says a new report.

Warren Ingram: Keep calm and carry on investing

2018-09-21 06:00

Don't get caught up in the mayhem afflicting emerging markets - focus on your own objectives, says Warren Ingram.

VIEW: Africa's 10 wealthiest cities

2018-09-15 06:45

Four South African cities feature on the top 10 wealthiest list in Africa, according to the Africa 2018 Wealth Report.

The status symbols we buy, wear, and drive make people want to do business with us — but not be our friends

2018-08-28 16:09

New friends may be repelled by fancy status symbols, like T-shirts with designer logos and brand-name watches.

BOOK REVIEW: What happens to wealth as populations age?

2018-08-16 05:45

Economic growth of both the poorest decile and the top 1% has been lifted, but not the middle class, says Ian Mann. What happens when wealth isn't simply transferred across generations?

After spending 5 years studying millionaires, I've found that there are 3 types of people who end up the wealthiest

2018-08-14 18:12

If you're looking to build wealth, it can be helpful to learn from others' success.


Another bottle of Macallan just set a record for the most expensive bottle of whiskey ever sold and the price tag is absolutely mind-boggling

2018-12-01 15:33

A bottle of Macallan 1926 60-Year-Old just sold for $1.5 million (R20.8 million) at auction, making it the most expensive bottle of whiskey ever sold.

PICS: Top 10 residential estates in SA

2018-11-19 21:03

Residential estate living is on the rise in SA, with nearly half of the country's super-rich choosing to invest in such a property, says real estate advisor Basil Weinrich.

These are the 16 liquor brands rich Africans like best – including a R1,649 Japanese whiskey

2018-11-11 19:53

A study into the tastes of rich Africans says cognac and tequila are the top choices, beating out both high-end red wines and champagne.

SA households' net wealth increases despite economic recession - report

2018-10-27 10:24

The purchasing power of households’ net wealth increased by R60.2bn over the period from the end of the first quarter of 2018 to the end of the second quarter.

Drone photos of Mumbai reveal the places where extreme poverty meets extreme wealth

2018-10-02 16:44

There is a stark contrast between crammed single-story dwellings and high-rises.

Secure ownership rights critical for successful wealth creation - report

2018-09-17 21:11

Safety and security as well as strong ownership rights are among the top factors needed to encourage growth in wealth in African countries, research shows.

21 billionaires who grew up poor

2018-09-01 12:38

Billionaires don't all come from money.

UK's richest man forced out of the shadows

2018-08-19 14:26

Reclusive titan of industry Jim Ratcliffe has found himself under unusual scrutiny after being declared Britain's richest man, with his political leanings and tax affairs coming under the microscope.

World Bank: Contributory pension fund could help SA's poor

2018-08-14 19:17

The World Bank has proposed a contributory pension fund, as a way to redistribute wealth and help SA's poor acquire financial assets.

Nearly three-quarters of SA households 'financially unwell' - study

2018-08-14 12:43

Research by Momentum and Unisa shows that 73.5% of SA households were financially unwell in 2017.

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