Billionaire News

If a billionaire is in the news for any reason, you will read about it right here in our "Billionaire News" section. Whether that billionaire is going through an expensive divorce, buying a $100 million private island, or making a massive donation to charity, we got you covered.

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In Possibly His Biggest Ever Sell-Off, Jeff Bezos Sells $1.8 Billion Worth Of Amazon Stock

In Possibly His Biggest Ever Sell-Off, Jeff Bezos Sells $1.8 Billion Worth Of Amazon Stock

07 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

No one knows for sure what Bezos intends to do with the cash, but the prevailing thought seems to be that he's going to pour most of it into his Blue Origin space travel company.

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Jeffrey Epstein Planned To "Seed The Human Race" By Impregnating Scores Of Women At His New Mexico Ranch

Jeffrey Epstein Planned To "Seed The Human Race" By Impregnating Scores Of Women At His New Mexico Ranch

07 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The whole Jeffrey Epstein story just keeps getting creepier. In an explosive report from The New York Times, registered sex offender and billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein wished to "seed the human race with his DNA" as well as have his head and penis frozen when he died.

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Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Used Friendship With Victoria's Secret Owner Les Wexner To Gain Access To Women

Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Used Friendship With Victoria's Secret Owner Les Wexner To Gain Access To Women

01 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Les Wexner, the billionaire founder of The Limited and head of L Brands, which owns Victoria's Secret, was close friends with Jeffrey Epstein for decades. In light of the charges against Epstein, Wexner is understandably distancing himself from his former friend.

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Billionaire John Arnold Blows The Whistle On Tax Loophole For Billionaire Charitable Foundations

Billionaire John Arnold Blows The Whistle On Tax Loophole For Billionaire Charitable Foundations

01 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

John Arnold and his wife Laura are billionaire philanthropists who are sick and tired of other wealthy people taking advantage of a controversial tax loophole that allows donors to stash more than $100 billion in assets by saying it is slated for charity.

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WhatsApp Co-Founder Jan Koum Built An $80 Million Compound In Atherton, CA

WhatsApp Co-Founder Jan Koum Built An $80 Million Compound In Atherton, CA

31 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Altogether, the compound is composed of six buildings – one of which is a detached two-story garage built to house Koum's famous car collection.

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Meet Pony Ma, The Man Battling Jack Ma For The Title Of China's Richest Person

Meet Pony Ma, The Man Battling Jack Ma For The Title Of China's Richest Person

30 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Both Jack Ma and Pony Ma are effectively neck-and-neck in the Chinese wealth rankings, and as of this writing Huateng has the edge with a net worth of $42 billion.

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Billionaire Denny Sanford Donates $100 Million To Study "Empathy And Compassion" After Meeting With The Dalai Lama

Billionaire Denny Sanford Donates $100 Million To Study "Empathy And Compassion" After Meeting With The Dalai Lama

30 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The grant will go towards studying compassion and empathy in doctors, who Sanford says can sometimes lose sight of these qualities in their harsh, ultra-scientific jobs.

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Jeff Bezos Says He Spends Billions On Space Exploration For The Future Of Humanity

Jeff Bezos Says He Spends Billions On Space Exploration For The Future Of Humanity

24 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

For now, Bezos and Blue Origin are focused on space tourism, as a sort of building block for future space projects, including manufacturing products in space and transporting them to Earth.

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Hollywood Power Couple Haim And Cheryl Saban Donate $420 Million, Challenge Others In Hollywood To Do The Same

Hollywood Power Couple Haim And Cheryl Saban Donate $420 Million, Challenge Others In Hollywood To Do The Same

24 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Haim and Cheryl Saban are a Hollywood power couple andvery philanthropically minded. How much? They've pledged much of their $3.4 billion to charity, focused on causes like healthcare and women's empowerment and they challenge others to do the same.

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Jay-Z Is Now The Chief Brand Strategist For Cannabis Brand Caliva

Jay-Z Is Now The Chief Brand Strategist For Cannabis Brand Caliva

20 Jul 2019 @ 2PM PDT

Jay-Z has partnered with California cannabis brand Caliva, and the partnership doesn't appear to be a simple endorsement deal.

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Billionaire James Dyson Purchased $54M Singapore Penthouse

Billionaire James Dyson Purchased $54M Singapore Penthouse

19 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The Wallich Residence is part of Singapore's Tanjong Pagar Centre, the tallest building in Singapore, and Dyson is said to have moved in with his wife on or around June 20th.

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Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Ellison, And Other Billionaires Are Buying Up Lake Tahoe Real Estate

Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Ellison, And Other Billionaires Are Buying Up Lake Tahoe Real Estate

19 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The most popular spot along the shores of Lake Tahoe for billionaires is in a place called Incline Village, Nevada, informally known as "Billionaires Row" or "Income Village."

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French Billionaire Bernard Arnault Overtakes Bill Gates As The Second Richest Person On Earth

French Billionaire Bernard Arnault Overtakes Bill Gates As The Second Richest Person On Earth

17 Jul 2019 @ 6AM PDT

The news comes shortly after Arnault's fortunes in finance led his personal net worth to crack the $100 billion margin for the first time.

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The World's Wealth Diminished By $2 Trillion In 2018, According To New Wealth Report

The World's Wealth Diminished By $2 Trillion In 2018, According To New Wealth Report

17 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The holders of significant wealth on Earth saw a collective loss of about $2 TRILLION over the course of the year, according to one recently released report.

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Billionaire Carves Out His Own Parking Spot In New York City As Neighbors Are Fuming

Billionaire Carves Out His Own Parking Spot In New York City As Neighbors Are Fuming

17 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Noam Gottesman, a hedge fund billionaire, didn't like his parking prospects in his West Village neighborhood, so he took matters into his own hands. Old Noam here just basically annexed some public space and called it his private parking spot. Brilliant!

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