Forbes released its annual ranking of the world's billionaires today, and they are $800 billion richer than they were last year.<quoted text>
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The magazine reports that 1,426 people made the cut in 2013, with 210 new names on the list. Their aggregate wealth totals $5.4 trillion, an all-time high and up from $4.6 trillion in 2012.
As in years past, the US dominated the list, with 442 American billionaires.