Also known as Winston Wen, he is one of the most successful and prominent private equity investors in China, and a highly controversial figure in the Chinese investment community.
Rausing, 48, was the wife of Hans Kristian Rausing, heir to the TetraPak fortune his father built by creating a successful manufacturer of laminated cardboard drink containers.
In 2003, Nicholas Newlife, an unknown British gambler, placed the equivalent of a $967 bet on odds of 66/1 with bookmaker William Hill, just after Federer won Wimbledon in his first Grand Slam victory.
“I believe this is the first time [there has been such a scheme] only tailored for wealthy women,” Mr Du told The Daily Telegraph this week during a visit to Shanghai, one of the cities he is tapping for potential husbands.
“It’ll be a fast transatlantic”: the word is out! With less than 24 hours to go till the start of the Krys Ocean Race, Sébastien Josse and his navigator, Antoine Koch, are checking the final details for the upcoming race. An eastb
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today its sponsorship of the St. Andrews Youth Golf Camp, which is designed for young amateur golfers of 12-18 years of age from emerging golf markets
Professional sports franchises are often discussed in the context of money – player contracts, labour disputes, purchase prices and the like.
Magistrates are investigating claims that house staff of Liliane Bettencourt, heiress to the L'Oréal cosmetics empire and France's richest woman, handed over brown envelopes stuffed with cash to Mr Sarkozy and his aides to finance his suc
The winner of the prestigious Gold Roman Bowl for first boat overall on IRC handicap was Tony Langley’s TP52 Manroland Sheetfed. Competing in IRC 0, Manroland Sheetfed was the second monohull to complete the course, finishing in 4hrs, 42mins and 12s
A Swiss citizen, Haefner’s net worth was $4.3 billion in March, making him the 248th richest person in the world before his death.
Every week could bring some new family hysterics, lawsuit, financial betrayal or personality struggle.
Hennes & Mauritz, Europe's second-largest clothing retailer, surged 9.62 per cent for the week after the company posted its biggest profit increase in seven quarters.
No one who knew Rinehart would ever doubt her passion for her industry, but such a public performance was uncharacteristic. While she had yet to trouble the global rich lists, Rinehart was none the less, by 2010, Australia's wealthiest woman.