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Offshore Billionaires Concealing Capital

The Panama Papers revealed how billionaires and centi-millionaires hide wealth in offshore companies to avoid paying taxes in their home country. The companies that store this wealth only exist on paper and are found in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands. It forced us to ask the questions: How is this legal? Why is it important to point this out? And how does this relate to our research at billionaireswatch.org? Learn more here in our analysis.

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Inequality is on the rise and it is now worse than ever.

A study by Oxfam discovered that only 8 men own the same wealth as half of the world. How did this happen?

 

 

Billionaires in China- an overview

With its economy booming, China has experienced a significant rise in billionaires. What are the most profitable industries of the Chinese economy? Are the rich involved in policy making? Click to find out!

Donald Trump: the billionaire’s hand in politics

Have you ever wondered how the 45th president of the United States influenced policy making as a businessman?

 

The “legal corruption” of American politics

An engaging spot from the represent.us campaign that explains the system and what can be done to roll it back: