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Financial Post: Managing Wealth  |  29 October 2011

Surprise! The world is getting richer

You wouldn’t know it from the endless torrent of gloomy news but the world is getting a lot richer. In fact, according to the Credit Suisse 2011 Global Wealth Report, total household wealth in the world has reached an all-time high of US$231-trillion. This enormous sum, which encompasses real assets including homes as well as financial assets, and is net of debts, is equivalent to $51,000 of wealth for every adult in the world. Read more >