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Billionaires in Russia has 3 times less.
In the list of hundred richest people of the planet is only 32 Russian billionaires.
American magazine Forbes has published an annual ranking of the richest people in the world. In Russia, experts counted 32 billionaires in about 3 times less than a year ago (87). Overall their condition has declined from $ 471.4 billion to $ 102.1 billion
According to Forbes, the richest Russian is the owner of the "Oneksim Mikhail Prokhorov, who won in the overall ranking of 40 th place with $ 9.5 billion his condition has decreased by half.
next in the richness of Russian became the darling of Chukotka Roman Abramovich, ranked the state of $ 8.5 billion 51-th. Closed three of Russia's oligarchs, President Vagit Alekperov, Lukoil, with a capital of $ 7.8 billion in the five richest people of Russia were also the head of Alfa Group Mikhail Fridman and Novolipetsky market from owner Vladimir Lisin. From the list dropped out primarily by those who engaged in real estate and construction, including the President "INTECH" Elena Baturina (minus $ 3.3 billion). Not able to hold down the list and the disgraced Russian oligarchs - the ex-owner of "Rusnefti Mikhail Gutseriev (376 th place with $ 1.9 billion) and a former member of the board of directors of Sibneft, Boris Berezovsky (701 th place with $ 1 billion). The largest losses suffered the richest Russian, Oleg Deripaska last year. The state of the owner of "Basic Element" for the year decreased by 8 times: from $ 28 billion to $ 3.5 billion from 9 locations in the world ranking, Oleg Deripaska moved to 164 th position. In March 2008 the first five Russian billionaires look like this: Oleg Deripaska (28 billion), Roman Abramovich (23.5 billion), Alexey Mordashov (21.2 billion) and Mikhail Fridman (20.8 billion), Vladimir Lisin (20.3 billion). After they passed, and the position of Moscow. Last year the city had 74 billionaires from the list of Forbes. Today in Moscow, 27 billionaires live. Most of the rich is now in New York - 55. Ahead of Moscow and London - there are 28 richest people.
Despite the crisis the U.S. was able to regain the image of the richest countries in the world. Of the 2.4 trillion dollars, which are owned by all the billionaires of the world 44% owned by Americans. On the first line of a list of the richest people in the world is back Microsoft founder Bill Gates, last year lost 18 billion dollars (he is 40 billion). It is followed by Warren Buffett with 37 billion and Mexican telecom magnate Carlos of Slim 35 billion. The world is just 793 dollar billionaires. From the list of richest people in the world left 332 people and only a 18 - by reason of death. The remaining 314 ex-billionaires just poor. The total purse oligarchs because of the financial crisis has decreased almost by half - from 4.4 trillion. up to 2.4 trillion. dollars. Increase his status in the global crisis, 44 were able businessman.