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A 1957 Ferrari Testa Rossa recently sold in the U.K. for $40 million, according to people close to the deal. The sale is believed to be the most expensive of the year so far.
There has long been a correlation between the sentiment of affluent consumers and stock market performance. A look at how they stack up.
The world's millionaires have vastly different ideas about what philanthropic causes to fund. A new study looks at where the money goes.
Some traders say they are addicted to wealth – but is this a genuine issue or just an excuse for Wall Street’s greed?
Robots stand guard over million-dollar Ferraris in this climate-controlled vault.
Lots of careers can be built around providing services to the wealthy. Here are 10 of them.
Countries are lining up to attract China's rich, creating a growing business and economy around selling them residency.
A growing wave of newly affluent Chinese tourists are taking advantage of more direct flights to the shopping capitals of Europe. The NYT reports.
It's been a tough day for the wealthy. Stocks are plunging. And America is losing one of its patron saints of wealth creation—Ben Bernanke.
While shooting "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," there are a few bedrooms where we'd like to spend the night. Check out the extravagant bedrooms of the super rich.
Luxury goods producers are coming under increasing pressure in emerging markets, but while some are worried, others appear more relaxed.
While few companies will admit it, China's luxury market is quietly imploding. That means over the next five years luxury spending is going to be all about selling high-priced experiences in the U.S.
Hammer-wielding masked robbers pull a brazen robbery at Fifth Avenue store, WNBC reports.
Along with Facebook shares, Mark Zuckerberg's wealth has shot up to $29.7 billion, begging the question: Is he the richest 20-something ever?
This argument that the rich keep getting richer while the majority have hit a brick wall is full of holes, says Troy University's Daniel Smith.
The president will take aim at the wealth gap in his State of the Union address, but he is likely to reinforce several myths about it.
There's a collectible market for sex-filled timepieces, both old and new. They're called "erotic" watches, or what some would call "pocket porn."
It seems that the world's rich are starting to take criticism personally—and overreacting in the process.
Take a look at some of the surprising ways the super rich turn their mansions into home sweet megahome.
The American dream of climbing the income ladder is alive and well, according to new research. But much depends on where you grow up.
As an investor, do you actually know the difference between a fiduciary vs. suitability standard?
Year-end is a good time to review estate plans, particularly if you've had a change-in-life circumstance in 2014.
When it comes to liquid alternatives, research, moderation and patience are the keys to success with this asset class.