He ended up with an astronomically rare Royal Straight Flush of Diamonds with a nice round $1,000,000. And no, "astronomically" is not an exaggeration.
But 20Four appears to have been unable to capitalise on that star power, and liquidators are now trying to sell the last of its assets to pay the more than $900,000 it owes.
While it is impossible to accurately determine all the holders of enormous wealth, as many favor obscurity, there are probably a good few thousand families at this wealth level.
Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani, who own’s India’s reliance empire, surpassed Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma in July to become the wealthiest man in Asia
Mukesh Ambani, the multi-billionaire business magnate, became the richest person in Asia in calendar year 2018 surpassing Jack Ma, Chairman of Alibaba Group.
UK newspaper says billionaire philanthropist, often a target of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories, was chosen for the values he represents
As geopolitical jitters and trade tensions have put pressure on its main business, Switzerland’s biggest bank, which is also the world’s largest wealth manager, is turning to ultra-rich Americans for growth.