Hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman is among a group of investors who agreed to pay more than $90 million for a duplex penthouse at Manhattan’s One57 condominium tower, a person with knowledge of the deal said.
Bloomberg Markets’ inaugural list of the world’s richest people showcases the billionaires who pull the levers on the global economy. Their net worth totals $2.7 trillion, about the size of the gross domestic product of France, the fifth-biggest economy on the planet.
Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev’s wife filed an amended complaint in her lawsuit over the $88 million purchase of a Central Park West penthouse in Manhattan from former Citigroup Inc. Chairman Sanford Weill.
Monaco soccer club, majority owned by Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev, is looking at David Beckham as a candidate for the squad, Rybolovlev’s press representative Sergey Chernitsyn said by e-mail.