Monday, March 20, the economic magazine Forbes published its annual global ranking of billionaires. The first three places went to Americans.
The leader of the rating 2017 is a 61-year-old founder of Microsoft, bill gates, his fortune is estimated at $ 86 billion.
The second line is 86-year-old Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway) – 75,6 billion.
In third place 53-year-old Jeff Bezos (Amazon.com) – 72,8 billion.
The top ten richest people in the world also includes: Amancio Ortega (Zara, Spain) – $71,3 billion, mark Zuckerberg (Facebook, USA) – $56 billion, Carlos slim (Mexico) – $54.5 billion, Larry Ellison (USA) – $52.2 billion, Charles Koch and David Koch (USA) – $48.3 billion, Michael Bloomberg (USA) – $47,5 billion.
In the list of billionaires from Forbes this year named 18 Israelis. The richest of them Eyal ofer is the 145 th place world ranking with a fortune of $8.9 billion In the list also got the next a businessman with Israeli citizenship: Steph Vertheimer, Arnon Milchan, Shari Arison, Yitzhak Tshuva, Shaul Shani, Idan ofer, Teddy Sagi, Gil Swede, Adam Newman, Marius Nacht, Alexander Mashkevich, Mori Arkin, Dan Gertler, Lev Leviev, Liora ofer, benny Steinmetz, Morris Kahn.
The richest Russian, the second consecutive year, says Leonid Mikhelson, $18.4 billion, followed by Alexei Mordashov – $17.5 billion Vladimir Lisin – $16,1 billion Total rating of 96 billionaires, have Russian citizenship.
The Ukrainian rating is headed by Rinat Akhmetov – $4.6 billion In the list of six Ukrainians.
The only representative of Georgia in the rating of dollar billionaires remains Bidzina Ivanishvili – $4.5 billion.
The list includes five businessmen from Kazakhstan, the richest of which is named Bulat Utemuratov – $2.3 billion.
Representatives of other countries of the former USSR in the rating no.
The youngest dollar billionaire this year named the 20-year-old Norwegian Alexander Andersen. The oldest is 101-year-old David Rockefeller.
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