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15 Apr, 2016, 19:37 BST Global Trends for Superyachts, the Ultra Wealthy Revealed in New Report from Wealth-X and Camper & Nicholsons

Wealth-X, the global authority on wealth intelligence, and Camper & Nicholsons, the global leader in luxury yachting activities, today released a...


29 Jul, 2015, 05:30 BST Wayne Rooney Scores Top Spot On Wealth-X List Of English Premier League's Wealthiest Players

With the 24th season of the English Premier League (EPL) set to kick off on August 8, Wealth-X today released a list the EPL's richest players....


08 Jul, 2015, 07:00 BST More Millionaires And A Shift In Consumer Behaviour In Emerging Markets Present Opportunities For Luxury Brands

A surge in the number of millionaires and a shift in luxury consumer behaviour in emerging markets in the coming decade present opportunities for...


23 Jun, 2015, 11:00 BST New Report: Global Demand For Luxury Homes Strong in the EMEA Region As Ultra Wealthy Buyers Look To Diversify Holdings

Ultra wealthy individuals are buying up luxury homes around the world to further diversify their holdings, according to a new report by Wealth-X and...


11 Jun, 2015, 09:30 BST New Report: Caribbean UHNW Population Grows As Demand For Luxury Homes Rises

The Caribbean ultra high net worth (UHNW) population increased by 2.1% last year on the strength of a resurgent regional economy and attractive...


29 Apr, 2015, 07:00 BST Wealth-X Reveals: Hollywood's Top 10 Art Collectors

In conjunction with the start of the US art season, Wealth-X today released a list of Hollywood's top 10 art collectors, which features Tinseltown...


17 Mar, 2015, 08:00 GMT Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Wealthiest Formula One Drivers Of All Time

With the 2015 Formula One (F1) Grand Prix season underway, Wealth-X released today a list of the top 10 richest F1 drivers of all time, which...


10 Mar, 2015, 07:44 GMT Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Chinese Art Collectors

In conjunction with the upcoming Art Basel Hong Kong and Hong Kong Art Week, Wealth-X today released a list of top 10 art collectors from China and...


04 Mar, 2015, 06:00 GMT Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Top 10 Wealthiest People Under 40

Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder, chairman and CEO of online social networking service Facebook, tops the Wealth-X list of the world's top 10 richest...


19 Feb, 2015, 10:00 GMT Wealth-X Acquires Ledbury Research As Part Of Strategic Expansion

Wealth-X today announced that it has acquired Ledbury Research, the preeminent wealth market research and advisory firm, based in London. The...


17 Feb, 2015, 05:01 GMT Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Richest Chinese Tycoons

In conjunction with the celebration of the Chinese New Year of the Goat, Wealth-X today released a list of the top 10 richest Chinese individuals in...


09 Jan, 2014, 09:00 GMT Chelsea's Eto'o Tops List Of Wealthiest Foreign-Born English Premier League Footballers

Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o is the wealthiest foreign-born English Premier League (EPL) player with a net worth of £39 million (US$64 million),...


11 Dec, 2013, 08:00 GMT Rooney Tops English Premier League's Richest Footballers List

Manchester United and England forward Wayne Rooney is the wealthiest English-born footballer in the English Premier League (EPL) with an estimated...


06 Nov, 2013, 06:15 GMT First Global Census Shows Record Of 2,170 Billionaires Worldwide

The inaugural Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2013, released today, reveals that the global billionaire population reached a record 2,170...


05 Aug, 2013, 11:00 BST Wealth-X Uncovers Albania's First Billionaire

Wealth-X, the world's leading ultra high net worth (UHNW) intelligence provider, today announced it has uncovered Albania's first billionaire: Samir...


23 Jul, 2013, 08:04 BST Peter, Michael, David Are Top Ultra Wealthy Boy's Names

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are celebrating the birth of their baby boy, but have so far remained silent about possible baby names. According...


12 Jul, 2013, 11:00 BST Prince William And Kate's Baby Could Inherit US$1 Billion In British Royal Legacy

Ahead of the imminent birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first born, Wealth-X, the intelligence firm on ultra high net worth (UHNW)...


27 Jun, 2013, 13:00 BST Fortunes Grow For Ultra Wealthy In Core Europe Despite Tough Economic Conditions

Despite challenging global economic conditions, the ultra wealthy in France, Italy, Germany and Switzerland (FIGS) are getting wealthier and growing...


17 Jun, 2013, 09:11 BST Nearly Half Of UK's Wealthiest Financiers Are Foreign Born

Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth (UHNW) business development solution for global private banks, luxury brands, educational institutions and...


14 Jan, 2013, 10:00 GMT Wealth-X And The Institute Of Fundraising UK Announce Collaborative Partnership

Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth (UHNW) business prospecting solution for Non-Profits as well as Educational Institutions, announced a joint...


21 Nov, 2012, 08:42 GMT Donata Bertarelli Spath Tops Wealthiest Swiss Women List

Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth (UHNW) business development solution for Global Private Banks, Luxury Brands, Educational Institutions and...


15 Nov, 2012, 08:24 GMT Lifetime Giving Of UHNW Indian Philanthropists Exceeds US$2 Billion

Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth (UHNW) business development solution for Global Private Banks, Luxury Brands, Educational Institutions and...


19 Jun, 2012, 10:22 BST Wealth-X Announces Combined Wealth Of UK UHNW Tops US$ 1.3 Trillion

Wealth-X, the UHNW client development solution for bankers, marketers and fundraisers, has released a report on the ultra high net worth (UHNW)...


19 Jun, 2012, 10:08 BST Two-Thirds Of UK Top 15 Are Non-Doms

Wealth-X, the global UHNW prospecting, intelligence and wealth due diligence firm, has released a list of the top 15 richest individuals in the...


05 Jun, 2012, 10:14 BST Wealth-X Releases Net Worth For British Royal Line Of Succession

Wealth-X, the global UHNW prospecting, intelligence and wealth due diligence firm, has unveiled the net worth of the top 14 adult members of the...