Billionaires On The Rise

Billionaires On The Rise

CNBC reports that one hundred fifty five billionaires have been created in the last year …….

A new report shows that 155 new billionaires were created in 2014 raising the total worldwide billionaire population to 2,325,, according to CNBC .

The United States claims the lead with a reported 57 of the 155 reported new ones. The information, from the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census, was released last Wednesday.

Other large contributors include Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America. The combined wealth of all billionaires grew 12 percent to $7.3 Trillion.

Read more at CNBC .