The richest people in the world have an unbelievable amount of wealth, unimaginable for some, from Microsoft founder Bill Gates to Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, these big successful business people rank highly as some of the richest in the world and for most of them, their wealth is growing.

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Most people can only dream of being millionaires, having their name on the Forbes Rich List and never having to worry about the next pound they spend. However, the millionaires of 2017 are earning at a rapid rate and they could soon surpass the million mark and become trillionaires!

That’s right, as early as 2023, the world could see it’s first trillionaire. Clarendon have estimated which of the current twenty richest people in the world could be in the running to hitting their first trillion. Looking at how much their net worth has increased between 2016 and 2017, they are able to see which rich list members, are soon to be MEGA rich and which ones just didn’t make the cut.

It’s important to remember that there are a lot of contributing factors and we can’t always predict what’s going to happen in the future, but there’s certainly a possibility that some of these people could be seeing twelve figure bank balances soon! So who will the lucky few be? Read ahead to find out…

 

We’ve released our findings as an infographic titled ‘The Trillionaire Rich List’ which can be seen here