Ranking of World’s Billionaires. Check Out Where Donald Trump Landed…

March 3, 2016

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin

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Forbes has finally unveiled its list of the world’s billionaires, and it’s a long one. So, where do legendary businessmen like Mark Cuban or even Republican frontrunner Donald Trump land?

First, let’s take a look at the top 20:

Number one should not come as a surprise, it’s Bill Gates.

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Net worth: $75 billion

2. Amancio Ortega

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Net worth: $67 billion

3. Warren Buffett

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Net worth: $60.8 billion

Here’s the rest of the top 20.

  • 4. Carlos Slim Helu – $50 billion
  • 5. Jeff Bezos – $45.2 billion
  • 6. Mark Zuckerberg – $44.6 billion
  • 7. Larry Ellison – $43.6
  • 8. Michael Bloomberg – $40 billion
  • 9. Charles Koch – $39.6 billion (tie)
  • 10. David Koch – $39.6 billion (tie)
  • 11. Liliane Bettencourt – $36.1 billion
  • 12. Larry Page – $35.2 billion
  • 13. Sergey Brin – $34.4 billion
  • 14. Bernard Arnault – $34 billion
  • 15. Jim Walton – $33.6 billion
  • 16. Alice Walton – $32.3 billion
  • 17. S. Robson Walton – $31.9 billion
  • 18. Wang Jianlin – $28.7 billion
  • 19. Jorge Paulo Lemann – $27.8 billion
  • 20. Li Ka-shing – $27.1 billion

So where does that put big-time businessman and entrepreneur Mark Cuban?

527: Mark Cuban – $3.2 billion

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Net worth: $60.8 billion

Here’s the rest of the top 20.

  • 4. Carlos Slim Helu – $50 billion
  • 5. Jeff Bezos – $45.2 billion
  • 6. Mark Zuckerberg – $44.6 billion
  • 7. Larry Ellison – $43.6
  • 8. Michael Bloomberg – $40 billion
  • 9. Charles Koch – $39.6 billion (tie)
  • 10. David Koch – $39.6 billion (tie)
  • 11. Liliane Bettencourt – $36.1 billion
  • 12. Larry Page – $35.2 billion
  • 13. Sergey Brin – $34.4 billion
  • 14. Bernard Arnault – $34 billion
  • 15. Jim Walton – $33.6 billion
  • 16. Alice Walton – $32.3 billion
  • 17. S. Robson Walton – $31.9 billion
  • 18. Wang Jianlin – $28.7 billion
  • 19. Jorge Paulo Lemann – $27.8 billion
  • 20. Li Ka-shing – $27.1 billion

So where does that put big-time businessman and entrepreneur Mark Cuban?

527: Mark Cuban – $3.2 billion

How about Trump, then?

Somewhere in the middle, as it turns out.

  1. Donald Trump – $4.2 billion

 

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The full list compiled by Forbes contains a total of 1,810 billionaires with an aggregate net worth of $6.48 trillion– $570 billion less than last year.

According to Forbes, it was also the first time since 2010 that the average net worth of a billionaire dropped. The average is now $3.6 billion, $300 million less than last year.

 

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