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  1. Forbes Rich List: Bill Gates raking in most cash, O'Brien, Desmond and Naughton make the cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Independent.ie

    ... net worth of a billionaire dropped - it is now $3.6bn, $300m less than last year. L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt of France is top of the list of the richest woman in the world - she is also the 11th richest on the list. Alice Walton, of ...

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  2. Technology like Facebook and Amazon created a new generation of super-rich in USRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... money' billionaires were The Duke of Westminster, Gerald Grosvenor ($13billion), and L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, whose $36billion was the focus of a high-profile criminal trial in France last year, where eight people were convicted of ...

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  3. 6 Unlikely Characteristics Common Among BillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... clearly haven't opted for laser eye surgery. While the number of successful female billionaires, like Liliane Bettencourt and Alice Walton, is on the rise, there are still only eight women among the 100 richest people, making it far more likely to ...

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  4. The Queen is not as rich as you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KMIZ

    ... Times at A 340 million ($490 million), is tiny compared to the wealth of the world's richest people. Liliane Bettencourt, owner of 33 percent of L'Oreal and the world's richest woman, is worth $40 billion, according to Forbes. The wealth of the ...

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  5. Project Syndicate: Inherited money doesn't do much for the economy, so let's spread it aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | MarketWatch

    ... monopolies, or privatization of government property. Finally, many extremely rich people, such as Liliane Bettencourt and Christy Walton, inherited their money. Company founders and executives make up the largest share of the world's billionaires - ...

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  6. This infographic breaks down the world's 50 richest people by age,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... list. The youngest billionaire on the list is Mark Zuckerberg, at just 31 years of age. The oldest is Liliane Bettencourt, the principal shareholder of cosmetic giant L'OrA al. She is 93 years old. The age of tech billionaires skewed the ...

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  7. Here are the 10 wealthiest people in the worldBill Gates tops Forbes...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2016 | Norwalk Reflector

    Of the top 10, none are women, and only one lives in New York City - Michael Bloomberg, who owns property on the Upper East Side. The richest woman in the world, according to Forbes, is Liliane Bettencourt, a principal shareholder of the beauty company L'Oreal, who is 93 and worth $36.1 billion.

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  8. France top court: Sarkozy wiretap legalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Jurist

    ... [JURIST report] an investigation to proceed into allegations that Sarkozy exploited L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, medically diagnosed with dementia, into donating to his political campaign. The charges were dropped the following month [JURIST ...

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  9. France ex-president Sarkozy suffers legal setback in comeback bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... that his former party treasurer and others exploited the mental frailty of France's richest woman, Liliane Bettencourt, to extract political donations in cash. Investigations into Sarkozy and his former treasurer, Eric Woerth, were dropped without ...

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  10. French court to rule on validity of Sarkozy recordings in graft caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... first bugged his phones over allegations that he accepted illicit payments from L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt for his 2007 presidential campaign, much of it in cash-filled envelopes. He was cleared in 2013 of taking advantage of the elderly ...

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  11. 14:05 Savitri Jindal to Indu Jain: 5 Indian women in Forbes billionaires listRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | AkiPress

    ... India, though she doesn't hold an executive or board position. Globally, the grand dame of L'Oreal, Liliane Bettencourt and her children were ranked at the top among the richest women in the world. She was placed at the 11th position with a net ...

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  12. The Richest People in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... ranked third with a net worth of $60.8 billion. The richest woman on the list is cosmetics founder Liliane Bettencourt, worth an estimated $36.1 billion from the L'Oreal company. Youngest on the list is Norwegian investor Alexandra Andresen, who at ...

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  13. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg climbs up Forbes rich listRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... was the richest man in the world for the third year running, with a fortune of $US75 billion, while Liliane Bettencourt, the 93-year-old French L'Oreal heiress, was the richest woman in the world, with $US36.1 billion to her name. "I think the ...

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  14. Gates tops list of Forbes world's billionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Daily Times

    ... the investment mogul in third; Carlos Slim in fourth, and Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder, in fifth place. Liliane Bettencourt, the 93-year-old French L'Oreal heiress, was the richest woman in the world, with $36.1 billion to her name, The Telegraph ...

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  15. Sarkozy probe: Why are the French so blase about dirty money in politics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Qaddafi helped finance his 2007 presidential campaign to calls that he took advantage of L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt to finance that same campaign. His current brush with the law involves the so-called Bygmalion scandal, where the Bygmalion ...

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  16. Sarkozy probe: Why are the French so blase about dirty money in politics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Qaddafi helped finance his 2007 presidential campaign to calls that he took advantage of L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt to finance that same campaign. His current brush with the law involves the so-called Bygmalion scandal, where the Bygmalion ...

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  17. Nestle net profits fall 39% in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... back an eight-percent stake that Nestle owned in L'Oreal, boosting the share of the family of heiress Liliane Bettencourt in the company to 33.3 per cent. But the Vevey-based firm said organic growth, the real measure of a company's performance, was ...

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  18. Nestle net profits plunge 39% in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... back an eight-percent stake that Nestle owned in L'Oreal, boosting the share of the family of heiress Liliane Bettencourt in the company to 33.3 per cent. But the Vevey-based firm said organic growth, the real measure of a company's performance, was ...

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  19. French magistrates question Sarkozy over political financingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... ncourt affair in which he was charged with taking financial advantage of the elderly French billionaire, Liliane Bettencourt, the heiress of the L'Oreal group.

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  20. Out of the 50 richest people in the world, only 4 are women - here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Business Insider recently published a list of the 50 richest people on earth with data provided by Wealth-X, a firm that Of these 50 billionaires, only four are women - Steve Jobs' widow Laurene Powell Jobs, Mars Inc. heiress Jacqueline Mars, L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, and Walmart heiress Alice Walton - and each of these women inherited rather than built their fortunes. many have difficulty growing past $1 million in revenue without generous funding from investors, who are typically men.

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