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Top Cities For Millionaires


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Tucked into today’s second-quarter earnings presentation from UBS AG is a table that acts as kind of a map of where in the world new wealth is being created. The figures suggest that any company trying to cater to the needs […]

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According to consulting firm WealthInsight (cool name!) 1 in every 25 New Yorkers is a millionaire. This may come as a surprise to anyone who has taken the F train during rush hour, or anyone that has ever scraped together change to […]

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If you were looking for millionaires, you’d probably head to London or New York or Monaco. But you might be better off trying Tokyo. A new study from London-based WealthInsight, the independent research firm, ranked Tokyo the number one city […]

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Hong Kong’s social unrest may be prompting globe-trotting millionaires to locate to Singapore instead, according to a wealth-tracking report out on Tuesday. The two cities are locked in a struggle for supremacy as Asia-Pacific financial hubs, attracting financial professionals and […]

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One in 29 inhabitants in London is classed as a millionaire, according to a report from Spear’s magazine and wealth consultancy company WealthInsight London ranks fifth in a table of cities with the highest percentage of millionaires per head of […]

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London has more multi-millionaires than any other city in the world, new research reveals. The UK’s capital is home to 4,400 “super-rich” people with net assets worth $30m (£20.7m) or more, excluding the value of their main house, figures from […]

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One in 40 people living in Dublin is a millionaire, a new study revealed. Dublin was ranked 10th on the list of European Cities with the most millionaires per capita, with almost 32,000 millionaires living in Dublin. The survey revealed […]

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Want to hang out with millionaires? Move to Monaco. Almost a third of the city state’s population now classify as millionaires, up 6% compared to two years ago, according to a new survey. Swiss banking cities Zurich and Geneva trail […]

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According to WealthInsight’s World City Millionaire Rankings Report 2013, Tokyo is home to more millionaires than any other city in the world, followed by New York and London. But interestingly, a different pattern emerges if you look at the cities […]

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If you were looking for millionaires, you’d probably head to London or New York or Monaco. But you might be better off trying Tokyo. A new study from London-based WealthInsight, the independent research firm, ranked Tokyo the number one city […]

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Which city has the most millionaires? MORE millionaires live in Tokyo than in any other city, according to a new report from WealthInsight, a consultancy. The city, which boasts 460,700 individuals with net assets of $1m or more (excluding their […]

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Thousands of Scottish millionaires could flee into England if the country votes for independence in tomorrow’s referendum, according to estimates from Spear’s and WealthInsight.

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For millionaires seeking second homes in another country, the U.S. is the most popular place to establish another residence, but London is the top draw for second-home owners from around the world. WealthInsight conducted research into the top 5 cities […]

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A vote for Scottish independence could see the country’s millionaires flee to England, with one in seven of ultra-rich Scots likely to leave, according to a report released today.

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Toronto ranks 15th in the world among cities with the largest number of millionaires per capita, according to a study from WealthInsight. Slightly less than 2.3 per cent of Torontonians have a net worth of more than $1 million U.S., […]

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London, Zurich and Hong Kong are rich in history, culture and, well, lots of rich people. Spear’s Magazine, a wealth management publication based in England, and WealthInsight, a research firm, conducted a survey, released earlier this week, that counted people with more […]

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It seems as though being a millionaire isn’t as rare as one might imagine, at least not in some of the greatest cities around the world. In fact, it turns out that some cities are literally teaming with millionaires. Spear’s […]

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The number of millionaires in Canada leapt 7.7 per cent in 2012, according to researchers who also found the group controls more than a quarter of Canada’s wealth. According to consultancy firm WealthInsight, the number of high net worth individuals […]

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Look around Toronto, because there are some seriously rich people walking (but more likely, flying in private jets or being driven in limos) among us. So says the London-based wealth consultancy firm WealthInsight, which has found that 28 per cent […]