Billionaire boom: Where the money is now
The world has 155 new billionaires, pushing the worldwide total to 2,325. That's a 7% jump from 2013, according to the 2014 "Billionaire Census" from Wealth-X and UBS. So who is your standard billionaire? According to the report, the typical billionaire has about $3.1 billion, is 63 years old, and did not reach the $1 billion threshold until their late 40s.