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Forbes' Billionaire List Reveals Trump Is Nowhere Near the Top 10

Forbes' Billionaire List Reveals Trump Is Nowhere Near the Top 10

Chaudhari, who made his debut in the Forbes billionaire list in 2013, saw his fortune increase by US$ 210 million past year.

While Trump's fortune is estimated to be down, Forbes said the average billionaire's fortune has grown by 16 per cent since the publication of the last edition of the rich list.

New Zealand's third richest man, at number 1098, was Richard Chandler.

Goodnight's personal fortune soared to $9.4 billion as of March 20, Forbes reported Monday morning as part of its annual "World's Billionaires' list".

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But Verett said it does indicate what the administration's priorities are, and he said it doesn't appear to be agriculture. The proposal can not touch long-term spending on widely used programs like food stamps or crop insurance.

Warren Buffett was second after his net worth rose by almost $15 billion, to $75.6 billion.

It was a record year for the wealthy with a large jump in the number of billionaires on the planet. Overall, Tan ranks at No. 501. With 101 billionaires, it's the first time India has has more than 100 super rich individuals.

In the Temple area, Drayton McLane Jr., 80, is ranked at No. 1,098 with $1.9 billion. He dropped 220 spots for losing about $1 billion of his 2016 net worth ($4.5B), though.

It is the first time Forbes has pinned down more than 2,000 people with 10-figure fortunes.

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The biggest gainer on the 2017 list is Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos (No. 3), whose fortune increased by $27.6 billion for a total net worth of $72.8 billion.

Other billionaires on the list include Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim Helu ($54.5 billion), Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison ($52.2 billion), brothers Charles and David Koch ($48.3 billion each) and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg ($47.5 billion).

David Thomson and family, whose estimated fortune of $27.2 billion United States put them at 24th position.

The latest estimate - which knocks Trump's ranking to 544th place among the world's richest individuals, from 324th a year ago - is also down $200 million from October, when Forbes had pegged Trump's fortune at $3.7 billion.

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May embarked Monday on a tour of Britain as part of ongoing engagements with devolved regions ahead of triggering the Article 50. Both sides agree that providing a guarantee that they will be able to stay where they are is a top priority.

Rounding out the Forbes top 10, Amancio Ortega of Spanish apparel chain Zara was fourth; Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim was sixth; the Koch brothers, U.S. conservative political activists Charles and David, were eighth and ninth; and former New York City mayor and Bloomberg News founder Michael Bloomberg was 10th. With his wealth estimated at $86 million, the Microsoft co-founder is in a league totally of his own.


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