March 2007
Forbes Asia;3/26/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p29
The article discusses the Forbes.com list of billionaires around the world for 2006, based on balance sheets taken on February 9, 2007. The billionaires' combined net worth climbed by $900 billion to $3.5 trillion, equating to $3.6 billion apiece. From the list, the average billionaire is 62 years old and of list members' fortunes, 60% made theirs from scratch. Another 20% are actively building on fortunes, such as Lakshmi Mittal.


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