Business magazine Forbes has released its annual rich list which details the bank accounts of the wealthiest people on the planet, and the rankings have changed immensely from last year. It seems 2015 may have been a difficult year for the sickeningly wealthy, with only 1,810 billionaires making the list – that’s down from last year’s record of 1,826. For those keeping
This infographic shows how long it took 22 of the world’s richest people to turn their first million into a billion
Millionaire to Billionaire: How Long Does it Take? Years ago, a memorable exchange on Twitter took place after Canadian rapper Drake tweeted that “the first million is the hardest”. Moments after, an unexpected reply came from Texan oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens: Today’s infographic, also found here in interactive form, proves that Mr.