1. Bill Gates, United States (85.5) | 2. Amancio Ortega, Spain (71.5) | 3. Warren Buffet, USA (70.2) | 4. Carlos Slim, Mexico (68.3) | 5. Charles De Ganahl Koch, USA (50.3) | Source: Forbes
America's richest may be getting richer but US President Donald Trump's fortune has slid, ranking him only in 248th place on Forbes magazine's list of the 400 richest Americans, down from 156th place last year.
Key financial data leaked from two offshore firms has revealed how they help the global rich and powerful move their money abroad. The data features names of hundreds of Indians, stirring a fresh debate on tax fraud.
Reporters have unveiled some 13.4 million secret documents detailing evidence of tax avoidance among high-ranking politicians and the super wealthy. Some in US President Donald Trump's cabinet have been implicated.
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