However, investors are expected to continue to react to the growing tension between Washington and Moscow, especially after President Donald Trump warned of a “big price to pay” for an alleged chemical attack outside Damascus on April 7, with Russia being a key sponsor of Syria’s Assad regime. … [Read more...] about U.S. Sanctions Cause Richest Russians to Lose $12 Billion in a Day
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Thirty-three lawyers are on the list, two fewer than last year, Above the Law says. The schools that produced the most Forbes 400 lawyers are the University of Virginia, Harvard, Stanford, Northwestern and Southern Methodist University. They each have three law grads on the list, according to ATL. … [Read more...] about Which former BigLaw attorneys made the Forbes 400?
There are 106 Russian billionaires with a total estimated wealth of $417.77 billion, according to the latest Forbes list. That is the highest figure on both counts since 2014 when Russia invaded Ukraine and annexed Crimea, prompting international sanctions against the country and its elite. … [Read more...] about Despite Sanctions, Russia’s List of Billionaires Is Growing Longer and Richer
Karl-Erivan Haub, the CEO of Tengelmann Group, a German holding company with several retail and grocery store subsidiaries, went missing last Saturday on the Matterhorn mountain. His family put out a statement Friday through the company that the search and rescue mission has transitioned into a search to find his body. … [Read more...] about Billionaire Goes Missing in Swiss Alps, Presumed Dead
The down-to-earth couple and their 'abnormally normal' family For the first five years after Amazon started, the couple lived in a one-bed apartment in Seattle. Despite their vast wealth, friends say they are extremely down to earth and try to live a normal family life. A family friend described them as "such a normal, close-knit family, it's almost abnormal." Until 2013, MacKenzie drove their kids to school in a Honda minivan before dropping Jeff off to work. And Jeff said washing the dishes each evening after dinner was "the sexiest thing I do." The Bezos family adhered to a normal routine, with dad Jeff starting the day with a healthy breakfast with his family. … [Read more...] about Inside the billion dollar world of Jeff Bezos as wife MacKenzie could get $80BN in biggest divorce in HISTORY