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A general view shows the mountain resort of Davos, Switzerland, January 25, 2019

119 billionaires, 53 heads of state, and an $8.3 million security bill: A look at Davos by the numbers

The Swiss government budgeted $8.3 million for the conference's security costs in 2017 alone.
Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg takes part in a panel discussion during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, January 25, 2019.

Everything you need to know about Davos, the invitation-only conference that brings billionaires together with business and political leaders at a Swi...

The program features big names including President Trump, Greta Thunberg, and Marc Benioff, but the most impactful discussions happen after hours.
Some Australians are not impressed by how their country's wealthiest citizens have responded to the country's disastrous brush fires.

Here’s how much Australia’s billionaires have donated to relief efforts for the wildfires that have destroyed 25 million acres of land and...

Some Australians are not impressed by how their country's wealthiest citizens have responded to the country's disastrous wildfires.
Registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein owns two private islands in the US Virgin Islands.

A new lawsuit says Jeffrey Epstein trafficked and sexually abused dozens of young girls on one of his private islands in the Caribbean. Here’s a...

Convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein had an expensive real-estate portfolio that included two neighboring private islands.
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa.

More than 20,000 people have entered the reality TV competition to become a Japanese billionaire’s girlfriend and accompany him on a SpaceX flig...

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is booked to take the first private flight aboard SpaceX's Starship rocket around the moon in 2023.
Brian and Elizabeth Blakeman inspect the bushfire damage to their property on January 12, 2020 in Wairewa, Australia. Australian billionaires are facing criticism for not donating more to relief efforts.

Australian billionaires have donated at least $54 million to wildfire relief efforts. Here’s how that stacks up to billionaires’ donations...

A comedian's Facebook fundraiser contributed more to relief efforts than many of the country's billionaires.
A jump in JPMorgan Chase's stock price on Tuesday added millions to the fortune of its CEO, Jamie Dimon.

JPMorgan Chase posted record earnings on Tuesday. Here’s how CEO Jamie Dimon, who has a net worth of $1.7 billion, became one of the richest men...

A jump in JPMorgan Chase's stock price added millions to the fortune of the bank's chief executive officer.
Maezawa's pledge to give $9 million to his Twitter followers is the second most retweeted tweet of all time.

Meet Yusaku Maezawa, the Japanese billionaire giving away $9 million on Twitter and looking for a ‘female partner’ to fly to the moon with...

Maezawa says the giveaway is a "social experiment" to see if the money would make his followers happier.
Ferrero Group executive chairman Giovanni Ferrero inherited a multibillion-dollar fortune.

Meet secretive Nutella billionaire Giovanni Ferrero, who built a $32 billion fortune off Tic Tacs, Butterfingers, and his namesake chocolates

An anonymous executive at The Ferrero Group once compared the company's security measures to those of NASA.
"My parents treated us like adults who could be trusted, and their influence is evident in how I raised my children," Maye Musk, pictured here with her eldest son and Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Lots of hard work and no special treatment: Here’s how Elon Musk’s mom says she raised successful kids

"My parents treated us like adults who could be trusted, and their influence is evident in how I raised my children," Maye Musk explained.