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Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft passes away

Paul Allen (65), who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has passed away in Seattle on October 15 , 2018. In 1975, they founded the Microsoft at Albuquerque in New Mexico to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for the Altair 8800 hobby-kit personal computer. It was Allen who came up with the name ..

Mumbai named in list of 15 wealthiest cities globally, as per latest report by New World Wealth

India’s financial capital Mumbai, with a total wealth of $950 billion, has been named 12th wealthiest city among the top 15 wealthiest cities globally. Mumbai also features among the top 10 cities in terms of billionaire population. The city is home to 28 billionaires, individuals with $1 billion or more in net assets. According to ..

Mukesh Ambani becomes 2nd richest man in Asia

Mukesh Ambani has become the Asia’s second richest man according to the 2017 Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI). According to the 2017 index, Ambani’s net worth has risen to $35.8 billion (around Rs 2.2 lakh crore), making him the 19th richest person in the world, up from 29 at the end of 2016. The increase in ..

India no more in the list of 12 countries with biggest number of HNIs

India is no more enlisted in the list of top 12 countries with largest HNI population as sharp plunge in equity market in 2011 made a bad impact on property and investable wealth of the billionaires. In the list prepared by Capgemini and RBC Wealth Management the order of the countries with largest High Net-worth ..