"They make it sound like rich people don't pay taxes," says the billionaire investor.
Salesforce founder Marc Benioff echos other billionaires like Ray Dalio, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in criticizing extreme wealth inequality.
Future Meat Technologies is trying to do for lab-grown meat what Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods have done for plant-based meat.
Oct 9- Biotechnology start-up Ginkgo Bioworks said on Wednesday that it had raised a $350 million fund to more easily invest in spinout ventures that use its bio-engineering technology in a variety of industries that are just starting to use cutting edge biology. Dubbed the Ferment Fund, the investment vehicle will invest in two to three companies a year,...
This Bloomberg Businessweek ranking ascribes all people in the world a "wealth number" from -2 to 11 based on their net worth. The highest ranking includes only two people: Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates. Find your own number to see how you stack up.
Income inequality in America is worsening.
Bill Gates wrote a new blog post about being comfortable with uncertainty, after the premiere of the Netflix series "Inside Bill's Brain."
A new report from Wealth-X says only 8.5% of the world's ultra-high-net-worth population — individuals with $30 million or more in net worth — inherited their money.
In an effort to outflank the rise of Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders announces a wealth tax that would hit multibillionaires like Bezos especially hard.
"I walked into his bedroom once and he had a whiteboard with the pros and cons of getting married," Melinda Gates says in Netflix's three-episode documentary series "Inside Bill's Brain."
"My face would be covered in this orange stuff," says Gates, and so would his computer keyboard.
Economist Thomas Picketty calls it "inheritance for all."
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people familiar with the plan.
BOSTON, Sept 12- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people familiar with the plan said on Thursday. The 83- year-old investor, known for picking winners and facing off with captains of industry, has grown weary of...
Together, 79 billionaires could pay to build an electric system in the U.S. that uses zero fossil fuels, a Michigan Tech professor estimates.
How do they maximize their time?
WASHINGTON, Sept 10- Investing $1.8 trillion between 2020 and 2030 in projects to help communities adapt to the worsening impacts of climate change could yield $7.1 trillion in economic benefits, according to a report released on Tuesday by a high-level international commission. The report was written by the Global Commission on Adaptation- a group of...
The trailer for the Netflix documentary "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates" takes a look inside the mind of the billionaire Microsoft co-founder.
Jack Ma, the billionaire founder of Alibaba, previously supported the idea of a 12-hour work day. Now, he says people should have a 12-hour work week, with help from AI.
The office has long been a breeding ground for budding romances. But actively going into business with your other half is another thing entirely.