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Piramal, 62, has a net worth of USD 5.6 Billion. Cash and cash equivalents of Piramal Enterprises stood at Rs 1,699 crore as on December end.
India is home to the wealthy and the number of high net worth individuals is rising in the country. According to a Knight Frank Global Wealth report, India added 500 new ultra high net worth individuals (UNHWI) in the last decade.
"Right now uncertainty is at the peak," Soros told Bloomberg News at his annual media dinner held at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "I don't think the markets are going to do very well."
Electric vehicles that use expensive batteries have failed to take off in cost-conscious and power-deficient India, despite enjoying incentives like low taxes from the government that has set a goal of raising the number of such vehicles to up to 7 million units by 2020, from just around 20,000 now.
Anmol, 24, has been working in various financial services businesses within Reliance Capital since 2014.
Over 50 percent of Asian female billionaires are self-made and over 95 percent of them identify as wealth creators within the family, which means they are driving (wealth creation) going forward as well
The unrealistically high cost of apartments in India's financial hub, which is home to some of the country's richest people, has priced the majority of buyers out of the market, and stagnation is the result.
Gold edged lower early on Monday, trading near a 5-1/2-year low, as expectations for a near-term hike in US interest rates kept up the downward pressure after bullion fell the most since 2013 in July.
Ace investor and billionaire Ajay Piramal is betting USD 2 billion on Indian real estate. Piramal Enterprises has also launched a firm that will buy apartments in bulk from builders. This idea seems to be paying off.
On Wednesday, the New York Stock Exchange and iBillionaire launched the iBillionaire Index, which tracks the blue-chip stock holdings of leading billionaire investors, including Warren Buffett, Dan Loeb, David Tepper, John Paulson, Carl Icahn and David Einhorn.
The World Ultra Wealth Report found that just under 200,000 people in the world are worth USD 30 million or more. The USD 30 million-plus group, labeled the "ultra-wealthy," grew by 6 percent in 2013 and have a combined fortune of USD 28 trillion.
All but one of Eike Batista's EBX's six traded companies has lost more than 90 percent of their value compared with record highs, and the bonds of oil company OGX Petroleo e Gas SA , EBX's flagship unit, are trading at levels that suggest default is imminent.
Hedge fund billionaire John Paulson's best-known fund is down 2.4 percent in April, largely due to the sharp selloff in gold, a source familiar with the numbers said on Thursday.
Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, often referred to as 'King of good times', has lost his billionaire tag as "bad times" in his aviation business have dragged down his networth to below the USD 1 billion mark.
Billionaire financier George Soros has committed USD 1 million to the "Super PAC" group that is helping fund President Barack Obama's re-election bid, a person familiar with the pledge said on Thursday.
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim remained the richest person in the world with USD 74 billion in assets, while NRI steel magnate Lakshami Mittal ranked sixth and Indian industrialist Mukesh Ambani is placed ninth in the US magazine Forbes annual list of world''s top billionaires.