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  • The British Royals Aren't Even Billionaires Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 10:46 AM ET
    Britain's Queen Elizabeth II waves as she leaves St Paul's Cathedral after a national service of thanksgiving for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee at in London on June 5, 2012.

    A study shows that the British Royal family is worth around $870 million.

  • Hala Ranch

    The lavish property, sold by Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan, was once the most expensive estate ever listed in the U.S., with a price tag in 2006 of $135 million.

  • Hot Feature for Luxury Cars: Big Backseats Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 4:45 PM ET
    Lexus ES sedan

    Carmakers are paying more attention to rear-seat comfort to please Boomers, who want to impress friends on the way to dinner or a night out.

  • Ultra-Wealthy Are Shunning Stocks Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 11:59 AM ET
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    Wealthy investors are shying away from U.S. stocks and putting more money into private companies, real-estate and commodities, according to a new study.

  • A Few Restaurant Tips for Mark Zuckerberg Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 11:04 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    The Facebook billionaire raised Romans' ire when he failed to leave a tip at a posh restaurant.  But do Italians have different rules for Americans?

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    After two consecutive months of positive improvement, optimism of America’s wealthiest has dipped due to continued concerns about the economy and the job market.

  • America Lost 129,000 Millionaires in 2011 Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 11:59 AM ET
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    A new report says America’s millionaire population declined last year for the first time since the 2008 crisis.

  • A Tale of Two Markets: Mega Homes Surge Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 10:07 AM ET
    Luxury Aspen Home

    From $16 million log mansions in Aspen to $90 million Manhattan penthouses, high-end real estate is defying the broader real-estate slump.

  • High-End Jeweler Graff Pulls IPO Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 5:26 PM ET
    GRaff Jewelers

    Graff Diamonds has pulled its planned $1 billion Hong Kong IPO less than two days before its deadline – the latest sign of weakness in global equity markets.

  • Zuckerberg Tumbles from Top 40 Billionaires List Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET
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    Shares of Facebook fell below $29 yesterday for the first time, and the company's co-founder and CEO saw his fortune sink to the $15 billion range.

  • Luxury Shopping a Sign of Poland's Growing Wealth Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 11:46 AM ET
    Castle Square in Warsaw old town, 30th July 2010. (Photo by Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images)

    Millionaires are still rare in Poland, but  luxe goods are no longer a rare sight in Warsaw's shops and streets.

  • Income Gap Leads to a Luxury Gap Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 11:34 AM ET
    Prada Shopper

    As Asia cools and Europe’s middling wealthy hunker down, the super-rich are expected to be the prime movers in the market for luxury goods.

  • The Manic Incomes of the New York Rich Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 4:42 PM ET
    Manhattan skyline

    New York State takes 40 percent of its tax revenues on its One Percent, whose own incomes depend on a volatile stock market.

  • The Mass Migration of the Super-Rich Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 11:32 AM ET
    Switzerland

    Whether it’s wealthy French or Americans fleeing the prospect of higher taxes or wealthy Russians and Chinese trying to escape political uncertainty, millionaires and billionaires around the world are migrating like never before, according to government statistics and relocation experts.

  • Winemaking Lures the Wealthy, But Not With Profits Monday, 28 May 2012 | 9:08 AM ET
    The 2012 Premiere Napa Valley Trade Auction at The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone in Helena, CA.

    People who made fortunes in profitable industries define success in the winemaking business as breaking even.

  • The Shortage of Women Billionaires Friday, 25 May 2012 | 1:28 PM ET
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    According to Forbes, only 8.5 percent of the world’s 1,226 billionaires are women.  Why aren't there more?

  • A Wealthy Guardian Angel Lands at Indy 500 Friday, 25 May 2012 | 12:09 PM ET
    Willis "Wink" Hartman

    Willis "Wink" Hartman, a millionaire Kansas oilman and serial philanthropist, helped turn an Indy racing team around.

  • Rich Tax Exiles Labeled 'Heroes' and 'Tax Dodgers' Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 4:53 PM ET
    Sen. Chuch Schumer

    Sen. Chuck Schumer's disapproval of Eduardo Saverin's move to Singapore has led several commentators and pundits to praise Saverin for taking a stand against the U.S. tax code.

  • Where Do the Happiest Millionaires Live? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 2:15 PM ET
    Malaysia skyline

    A recent survey of 2,800 millionaires across the region, conducted by Scorpio Partnership, a global wealth-management consultancy, shows that high net worth individuals, especially those living in India and Indonesia, are the happiest, and most optimistic about growing their fortune.

  • Insecurity Touches the Tycoons of Greece Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 9:57 AM ET
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    Whether shipping magnates or oligarchs of oil, gas, media and banking, wealthy Greeks are mainly keeping their heads down.

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