Companies

ExxonMobil Net Worth

The largest company in the world by market capital valuation is now ExxonMobil, a gas and oil multi-national conglomerate formed in 1999, with headquarters in Irving, Texas USA, which was actually the brainchild of founder – and a very familiar …

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Intel Net Worth

Intel Corporation should be well known to anyone who has access to a computer, as by value it is the world’s biggest manufacturer of microprocessors – the ‘engine’ for many computers – and is the supplier of these and other …

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Net Worth Of The World’s Richest Families

The richest individuals around the world are constantly in the headlines, partly out of fascination for just how much they are worth – amounts unimaginable to the average person, regardless that 80% of ‘the richest’ are actually self-made billionaires. However, …

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Smile on Facebook’s Face

Mark Zuckerberg, the ‘face of Facebook’, must indeed be smiling these days. Not only does the company which he co-founded in 2004 continue to expand it’s clientele, but the value of Facebook and his personal wealth, and therefore his – …

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Easy Come – Easy Go?

Easy Come – Easy Go? The old saying has many connotations, referring to many situations in life, and quite often in a joking way, but how would you feel if, at the age of 66, you were to lose around …

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Angels Soar – Flying High on the Money Trail

Victoria’s not-so-Secret Angels are flying higher than the catwalk these days, with many of the current and former models having a considerable net worth now stretching into the hundreds of millions of dollars, as perhaps befits those owning bodies which …

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Study to be a Billionaire

The title is not strictly accurate of course, but if you have ambitions to become a billionaire, you should seriously consider where to study. Authoritative sources state that although there are now well over 1500 billionaires in the world, almost …

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10 Companies With the Highest Total Share Values

You might say that the best way to grade companies would be based on their revenue or total assets, since they seem quite easy to understand. Unfortunately, this method doesn‘t work as well with giant, multi-billion dollar companies. Stock shares …

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Money From Sport – Not Only for Playing

Sportsmen and women are among the highest earning celebrities in the world, but not only directly from playing and winning, although this helps when weekly salaries in the $100,000s are seemingly quite common these days in football – both soccer …

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The Rockefeller Family

The Rockefeller name is synonymous with big business in the USA, and has been over a considerable period of time, ranking alongside Carnegie and perhaps Rothschild in wealth – the former also as a similarly self-made billionaire family, the latter …

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Establishment of The Rothschild Dynasty

For the last 250 years, the name Rothschild has been synonymous around the world with money, gold, finance, power – both political and industrial. Reactions to the name range from admiration and envy, to fear and disdain, for reasons just …

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What’s in a Name – Money!

If marketing experts are correct – and the following list suggests that in many cases they certainly are – the name of a company can make or break it when it comes to marketing, and therefore sales of course. Many …

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The World’s Best, Worst and Most Dangerous Airports

There are now more than 100,000 flights around the world everyday, many in small aircraft carrying less than 10 passengers on relatively short flights, but the number of commercial passengers using major airports and flying considerable distances is growing every …

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