After the tech sector, Wall Street is the second highest source of wealth for American billionaires.
The U.S.’s 664 billionaires now have a combined net worth of $4.2 trillion.
Even in a pandemic, 64 billionaires have seen incredible gains from the major league sports teams they own.
What sort of social order lets people get rich betting on whether companies will fail while workers lose their jobs?
The ongoing GameStop saga has sparked renewed calls for a financial transactions tax and other redistributive measures.
The wealth of billionaires in the U.S. has soared during a crisis that has taken more than 420,000 lives.
Loeffler’s personal fortune has been a key focus of her campaign to hold her Senate seat.
The wealthiest people in the world made historic income gains in 2020 as most people struggled to afford rent and food.
The richest Americans are getting richer as millions struggle to afford basic necessities.
Among the most important factors contributing to the explosion in billionaire wealth are Trump’s 2017 tax cuts.