UBS & PwC Releases Billionaires Report 2017
UBS and PwC have released their joint study – UBS/PwC Billionaires Report 2017. The total billionaires’ wealth in this study, grew from $5.1 trillion to $6 trillion.
” Asia is estimated to have 637 billionaires with $2 trillion of combined wealth “
Asia is estimated to have 637 billionaires with a total wealth of $2 trillion while United States have 563 billionaires with $2.8 trillion. In Europe, there is an estimated 342 billionaires with $1.3 trillion of wealth.
1,542 billionaires were analysed, collectively employing 27.7 million people globally. Billionaires are also more engaged in arts, investing in sports clubs and are increasingly contributing to museums.
Source: Official Report
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UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) is a global firm providing financial services to private, corporate and institutional clients. It was founded in 1862 and merged several times prior to 1998, when the Union Bank of Switzerland merged with Swiss Bank Corporation – become UBS Group AG. The operational structure of the Group is comprised of Corporate Center and five business divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. The UBS Group is present in all major financial centers and has offices in over 50 countries.
- Origin : Zurich, Switzerland
- Assets : CHF 942.82 billion
- Revenue : CHF 30.61 billion
- Employees : 60,000
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Updated on 8th August 2016