Richest 1% hold half the world’s wealth

15 Nov, 2017

The globe’s richest 1% own half the world’s wealth, according to a new report highlighting the growing gap between the super-rich and everyone else. These millionaires – who account for 0.7% of the world’s adult population – control 46% of total global wealth that now stands at $280tn , says a report published in theguardian