NEW YORK, June 14- Fathers pass down many things to their kids, but not just genetic traits like eye color or hairlines. Another inheritance, perhaps the most impactful of all: Money habits. After all, kids see and hear much more than you realize.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the Christie's Rockefeller auction that pulled in $832 million, far above the anticipated earnings of $500 million.
Among the records were new auction highs for Monet (a water lilies painting that went for $84.7 million) and Matisse ('Odalisque Couchee aux Magnolias' went for $80.7 million).
Ariana Rockefeller, granddaughter of David Rockefeller, talks about her family's formula for success and carrying on its legacy.
Marc Porter, Christie's Americas chairman, and Thomas Flohr, VistaJet founder and chairman, provide a preview of the one-of-a-kind art exhibition in New York showcasing works from the collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller.
CNBC's Robert Frank speaks with David Rockefellr, Jr., about the Rockefeller family art collection going up for auction. The vast treasure trove of more than 2,000 objects is estimated to sell for more than $500 million.
The vast treasure trove of more than 2,000 objects is estimated to sell for more than $500 million.
The list shows that the "wealthy are flush with cash" and that the economy is strong.
This is what you need to consider if you are dedicating your billions to philanthropy, the FT reports.
Two of the best-known business dynasties in Europe and the US will come together after Lord Jacob Rothschild’s listed investment trust and Rockefeller Financial Services agreed to form a strategic partnership, the FT reports.