The millionaireswith their influence and resources, play a significant role in shaping the Global economy and the urban Development. It is for this reason that they settle in strategic places to be able to develop their businesses in a fruitful way.
In this framework, the famous magazine Forbes shared a ranking of those cities in which the most millionaire people in the world live. The post lists the 2,640 fortunes of the biggest billionaires on the planet. The sum of everyone’s fortune borders on 2.8 trillion dollars.
The 5 cities with the richest people in the world
New York – 101 Billionaires
The first city of the ranking with a wide difference is NYwith a fortune that amounts to 616.8 billion dollars. New York, with its iconic skyline and its position as a global financial center, stands out as one of the favorite destinations for millionaires. Wall Street, home to major financial institutions and leading companies, has attracted a large number of wealthy individuals.
Hong Kong – 70 billionaires
The reopening of the borders of China After the pandemic and the increase in travel demand, it has been the cause of Zhao Tongtong, millionaire co-founder of the operator of the hotel chain H World Group, and Lawrence Ho, in control of the casino listed on Hong Konghave settled in the city increasing their heritage.
Beijing – 68 billionaires
The chinese capital It continued to lose billionaires at a higher rate than any other city, falling from its No. 1 spot in 2021 to No. 2 in 2022 and now landing in third place. However, China is the country in the world with the most cities in this rankingand this is the only city that has managed to snatch the leadership position from the New York city in 2021. This year It has a sum of 247.2 billion dollars.
Shanghai – 65 billionaires
Shanghai It is located in fourth place, it went up one place since last year it was fifth. This is one of the few Chinese cities to improve its numbers. This metropolis that blends eastern culture and western influence, creating a unique environment for millionaires. In total, it reaches 181.9 billion adding the assets of its 65 magnates.
London – 63 billionaires
The number of London billionaires lost three benchmarks and the city fell from the number 4 position it occupied in 2022. The only European city in the top 5 sum 294.9 billion dollars in fortunesthe richest being the Ukrainian with British nationality Leon Blavatnik.