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An Andy Warhol canvas led Christie's $412.3 million sale in New York, signalling a shift in tastes to midcentury and contemporay American work.
Sotheby’s contemporary art sale had total sales of $375 million, shattering the old record of $362 million set in May 2008, before the financial world collapsed.
John McAfee, now wanted for questioning in a murder in Belize, moved to the country to escape U.S. regulations and the "materialism" of the American wealth culture.
In the wake of Sandy, the election and the Dow's fall, the fall auction season began with a sale that could generously be described as “subdued.”
Millionaires candidates who used their own money to run were roundly rejected by voters last night, and the majority were targeted during the campaign for their wealth.
While not a record for self-financed campaigns, the $90 million former pro wrestling executive Linda McMahon spent on her two failed Senate bids could have bought her plenty of luxury.
Wealthy candidates are hoping they don't see a repeat of 2010, when millionaire office-seekers were roundly defeated.
Asset protection isn't only for the well-off. Anyone with a nice home and a couple of cars should consider taking a few simple steps.
Companies have given millions to the Sandy cause. But so far, big charity checks from the rich remain scarce.
The owner of a private bridge in Michigan is spending millions to block a new government-funded bridge nearby. When do the wealthy have too much political influence?
As China’s economy slows, shoppers are slowly overcoming the stigma of wearing“pre-owned” luxury goods.
Rumors were that plans for the former Apple CEO's boat had been shelved during Jobs's illness. But the yacht has just had its posthumous launch in the Netherlands.
Spending by the super-rich has largely recovered in areas like art, wine, super cars and mansions. But new orders for yachts over 130 feet are down by half since 2008.
A study of college freshman shows that 86 percent want to be financially well-off -- up more than 10 percent from last year.
Call it two-for-two. For the second time in as many months, a London-listed luxury company has warned on its profits, sending a shock wave through the luxury goods sector.
As Asia Slows, Luxury Watchmakers Count on Elite Buyers
A new study finds that affluent voters will spend more, invest more and put more money into their businesses if Romney wins in November.
A study from American Express Publishing and Harrison Group shows that holiday spending will grow 33.5 percent among the top one percent of earners this Christmas, to $3.4 billion.
The 75 percent tax on millionaires in France has caused more of the rich to put their homes up for sale. But don't expect bargains in Paris, where prices remains high.
A new study says there are 2,725 women in China worth $30 million or more. They are a huge market for luxury marketers — provided the luxury companies predict their desires accurately.