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Top countries for billionaires – CNNMoney

Where are the wealthiest people on the planet? These 15 economies boast the highest number of people whose net worth exceeds $1 billion, according to Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2013. United States – Top countries for billionaires – CNNMoney. To read

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The worlds fastest and slowest growing metropolitan economies • World Bank Dataviz

According to The Economist: “The world’s largest 300 metropolitan economies account for 19% of the global population and almost half the world’s GDP.” P.S. If you want to find a job, do not go to Spain! You more likely find it

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Russia’s government has become the world’s largest buyer of gold, followed by other emerging economies

Russia’s government has become the world’s largest buyer of gold, followed by China, India, Mexico and few more emerging economies

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The Breakdown of the BRICs

There is some degree of concert in the business world regarding whether or not it is the end of BRIC era? “Every decade there’s a theme that captures investors’ imagination—the 1970s was about gold, 1980s was all about Japan, and 1990s

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Russian Cyprus round-tripping: Corruption-linked money laundering – by VOX paper

Russian involvement in Cyprus was widely recognised during the acute phase of the most recent Euro Zone crisis.  The issue has been widely discussed in recent months due to the critical financial situation in Cyprus and huge interest of Russian’s political

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The Middle-Class Revolution – WSJ.com

The Middle-Class Revolution All over the world, argues Francis Fukuyama, today’s political turmoil has a common theme: the failure of governments to meet the rising expectations of the newly prosperous and educated. via The Middle-Class Revolution – WSJ.com.  

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Who is responsible for India’s slowdown? – Asia Credit Advisors

Who is responsible for India’s slowdown? – Asia Credit Advisors.

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