U.S. household net worth rose 2 percent in the first quarter to a record $81.8 trillion, but the number came with a more gloomy indicator.
Brazilian oil tycoon Eike Batista set a record for wealth loss, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Between 2012 and 2013, Batista lost over $33 billion in paper wealth.
CNBC.com presents a list of the 10 states with the most ultra-high net worth individuals on a per capita basis.
A man called one of my partners and said he wanted to open a $50 million account. "More to follow if you do a good job."
While housing prices across the United States are still well below pre-crisis peaks, the very top of the Manhattan home market continues to shatter price records.
CNBC.com ranks the 10 richest people who have sought the U.S. presidency since 1992. Check out the list!