"They don't transfer everybody who calls the call centers to the CEO's line."
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.
PARIS, Oct 1- More than 5,250 tonnes of chemicals, oil and fuel additives have burned in a massive fire at U.S. specialty chemical firm Lubrizol in Rouen, France, last week, the local prefecture said in a statement on Tuesday. Following days of protests in Rouen and calls in parliament by opposition politicians to release the list of products burned, the...
Warren Buffett's right-hand man has some tips for young people just starting out.
If the ups and downs of the stock market have you wondering what to do, you're not alone.
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."
In perhaps Buffett's first televised profile, he explained a method of investing that prioritizes bargains and makes use of an occasional baseball analogy.
Billionaire tech entrepreneur and "Shark Tank" star Mark Cuban tweeted his advice on money, career and life for millennials who are worried about an impending recession.
Self-made billionaire Warren Buffett has been called the greatest investor in the world. Here's how he does it.
U.S. stock index funds are more popular than actively managed funds for the first time ever.
Kraft Heinz's dismal year-to-date performance will likely continue after a top shareholder revealed a massive sale of its stock, two analysts say.
Sept 17- Buyout firm Clayton, Dubilier& Rice LLC is in talks to partner with U.S. paint maker PPG Industries Inc to make an acquisition offer for Axalta Coating Systems Inc, the U.S. coatings company whose largest shareholder is Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Other private equity firms are also interested...
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.
From facial recognition security to unmanned vehicles, Alibaba's corporate campus is more than just an office, it's an incubator for all things tech. CNBC's gets a rare look inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou, China.
There are several things you can do to encourage your child become an entrepreneur — and help them get smart about money along the way.
SHANGHAI, Aug 21- Chinese electric car maker BYD Co Ltd posted a 203.6% rise in first-half profit on Wednesday, as China's new energy vehicle market continues to surge. The Shenzhen- based company, which is backed by U.S. investor Warren Buffett and whose products include battery electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, posted net profit of 1.45 billion yuan, up from...