The annual Capgemini - Merrill Lynch World Wealth Report is just out.
- 9.5 million people held at least $1,000,000 in financial assets, exclusing their homes.
- These people control about 25% of the world's wealth.
- The combined wealth of the world's richest people rose more than 11% last year.
- The "super-rich" who have over $30 million in assets also rose 11% last year
- The largest expansion of the richest, over 20% increases, was in India and Singapore.