Forbes Billionaire List

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Forbes recently released there annual list of the World’s Richest people. Your net worth would have to be at least $1 Billion to make the bottom of the list. Investors, heirs, computer geeks and inventors of innovative products all make up the list. Out of the top 100 billionaires on this list, NO African Americans are present. Checkout the top 20 below:

Forbes
Name- Net Worth (in Billions $$$ usd) – Age – Source – Country
1. Carlos Slim Helu $69 B 72 telecom Mexico
2. Bill Gates. $61 B 56 Microsoft United States
3. Warren Buffett $44 B 81 Berkshire Hathaway United States
4. Bernard Arnault $41 B 63 LVMH France
5. Amancio Ortega $37.5 B 75 Zara Spain
6. Larry Ellison. $36 B 67 Oracle United States
7. Eike Batista. $30 B 55 mining, oil Brazil
8. Stefan Persson $26 B 64 H&M Sweden
9. Li Ka-shing. $ 25.5 B 83 diversified Hong Kong
10. Karl Albrecht. $25.4 B 92 Aldi Germany
11. Christy Walton $25.3 B 57 Wal-Mart United States
12. Charles Koch. $25 B 76 diversified United States
13. David Koch. $25 B 71 diversified United States
14. Sheldon Adelson. $24.9 B 78 casinos United States
15. Liliane Bettencourt. $24 B 89 L’Oreal France
16 Jim Walton. $23.7 B 64 Wal-Mart United States
17. Alice Walton. $23.3 B 62 Wal-Mart United States
18. S. Robson Walton. $23.1 B 68 Wal-Mart United States
19. Mukesh Ambani. $22.3 B 54 petrochemicals, oil & gas India
20. Michael Bloomberg $22 B 70 Bloomberg LP United States
21. Lakshmi Mittal. $20.7 B 61 steel India
22. George Soros. $20 B 81 hedge funds United States

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