Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (Wealth-X and UBS World Ultra Wealth Report 2014, the total net of ’s is now nearly $30 trillion, an increase of 7% from the $28 trillion total in 2013.’s), or individuals who have more than $30 million in net assets, the ultra rich, are now $2 trillion richer thanks to a great 2014. According to the
The real shocker was the amount ofthat was held in the hands of these 211,275 individuals: though they account for only .004% of the world’s population, they control almost 13% of the total global .
How do these super-rich spend their money? According to the report, the average ultraperson spends $1.1 million each year on and services. All together, they spend a combined $40 billion on cars, $23 billion on private aviation, $22 billion on yachts and $8 billion on alcohol.
The report also confirms the massive trend of intergenerationaltransfers that are currently underway, as ’s and with partially inherited were the fastest growing segment of this population.
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