The richest people in the world 2014

gates-slim_0This week, Forbes magazine published its most famous list, that of “Most millionaires in the world” (The World’s Billionaires) and in recent years the top are repeated, Slim is again the richest man and wealth are more big. Know the 10 richest people in the world 2014.

Carlos Slim Helu

Telecom (74 years – Mexico)
Wealth valued at 80.5 billion dollars
Mexican businessman momentarily lost the title of world’s richest man, but last week returned to retake it by selling some shares of your company.

Bill Gates

Microsoft (58 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 80 billion dollars
The strongman Microsoft momentarily savored the top of this list this year, but returned to second place for the fourth consecutive year despite his personal wealth increased by 13 billion with reference to last year.

Amancio Ortega

Inditex (78 years – Spain)
Wealth valued at 64.2 billion dollars
The famous textile businessman also had an interesting increase in personal wealth, largely due to the expansion of the Zara group.

Warren Buffett

Investments (83 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 64.8 billion dollars
The octogenarian investor continues to generate million last year joined 3G Capital, invested in ExxonMobil and bought Nevada NV Energy, not forgetting philanthropy donating 2 billion in Berkshire stock to the Gates Foundation.

Larry Ellison

Oracle (69 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 49.8 billion dollars
Although he lost a lot of money for hosting the America’s Cup, managed to overcome this setback and won the seat for the next edition.

Charles Koch

Koch Industries (78 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 40.8 billion dollars
President and CEO of Koch Industries, the second largest private company in the United States, remains firm as one of the companies with more sales.

David Koch

Koch Industries (74 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 40.8 billion dollars
David shares the wealth, the seat in this list and 84% of the shares of the family company with his older brother Charles. Considered the richest man in New York.

Liliane Bettencourt and family

L’Oreal (91 years – France)
Wealth valued at 38.1 billion dollars
Today the “richest woman in the world”, this nonagenarian lady still leads the company the world’s largest cosmetics.

Christy Walton and family

Wal-Mart (59 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 37.2 billion dollars
This year it ceased to be the “richest woman in the world”, a place that gave Liliane Bettencourt. She is the head of the great emporium of Wal-Mart.

Sheldon Adelson

Casino (80 years – United States)
Wealth valued at 36.8 billion dollars
First time entering the top 10 of the world’s richest, Adelson latter years has seen gains in their best casinos in Las Vegas and expansion into Asia has greatly improved his fortune.

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