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If the history of corporate relocations teaches us anything, it's that CEOs often move their companies near their homes. After buying The Washington Post in 2013, Bezos bought the most expensive home in Washington, D.C., paying $23 million.
The Wall Street power lunch is back from its involuntary hiatus, specifically at the Four Seasons restaurant, where diners show up to show off, The New York Times reports.
Here is what spending looks like when you are Jeff Bezos, the wealthiest man with the highest net worth on the planet.
The New York Times reports that Ma is retiring as China's business environment has soured, with Beijing and state-owned enterprises increasingly playing more interventionist roles with companies.
Billionaire Elon Musk took viewers by surprise late Thursday when he smoked marijuana and drank whiskey during a live interview.
This summer's box-office hit "Crazy Rich Asians" highlighted a wider wealth trend across the region, according to a new Wealth-X report.
The number of people worth $30 million or more grew 13 percent in 2017, to 255,810 worldwide, according to the World Ultra Wealth Report from Wealth-X.
The Amazon founder's gain in wealth on Tuesday alone is around $1.8 billion based on the stock he holds.
The new federal tax law, which limits deductions of state and local taxes, is also putting pressure on real-estate in high-tax states. And foreign buyers, who were driving some of the highest-priced sales in 2014 and 2015, have pulled back.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said it was “strange” that cave diver Vernon Unsworth had not sued him for calling Unsworth a “pedo guy."
After months of speculation and rumors about an IPO, privately held Aston Martin will announce tomorrow that it will list shares on the London Stock Exchange before the end of the year, according to Sky News.
The car, a Ferrari 250 GTO, was sold at RM Sotheby's on Saturday night as part of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance — a kind of Coachella for wealthy collectors that includes five days of auctions, parties, tours and races in northern California.
Robin Leach, the celebrity journalist who made a career of ogling lavish living on TV's "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous," died early Friday in Las Vegas, where he had been working for the Las Vegas Review Journal. He was 76, USA Today reports.
"Crazy Rich Asians" may be a movie but the absurd wealth and lavish spending it illuminates in Singapore and elsewhere in Asia is absolutely real, an FT reporter living in Singapore reports.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the number of Fidelity 401(k) plans with a balance of $1 million or more jumping to a record 168,000 in the second quarter, up from 119,000 a year earlier.