In the global ranking of billionaires in 2018, there has been a big change. As reported Newsmir.info citing data from research firm Hurun, the ranking of billionaires flew 430 people, of which 213 is a resident of China.
Experts said that the number of billionaires from China has dramatically decreased due to the fact that the national currency, the yuan slipped against the dollar. To reduce the status of the Chinese was affected by falling prices on the stock exchanges. Despite such data, China continues to lead the ranking of countries with the largest number of millionaires. Including Hong Kong and Taiwan in China live 658 billionaires, and that for a few dozen more than in the United States. However, billions of Chinese share roughly the same as in the top ten billionaires there is no one Chinese citizen.
According to the company, in 2018 in the United States, the number of billionaires has increased by 13 people. By the end of 2018, the richest man in the world was Jeff Bezos. In second place is bill gates, and the three leaders closes, another American, Warren Buffett. The youngest billionaire of the ten richest people became mark Zuckerberg.