BILLIONAIRE BOOM: North America is going to get a new billionaire every 6 days
North America can expect to mint a new billionaire every six days for the next five years.
That’s according to Credit Suisse’s 2016 global wealth report, which charts the number of millionaires and billionaires around the world, and forecasts trends in global wealth.
North America leads the world in billionaire creation, with more than 300 of the 945 new billionaires expected over the next five years coming from the continent. That works out at 60 billionaires a year, or more than one a week. – READ MORE