According to the report of the consulting company Capgemini, the number people who possess more than USD $1 million in cash assets have increased by 7.5% worldwide, to 16.5 million people in total, and their money – by 8.2%, to $ 63.5 trillion. It is expected that by 2025 the cumulative state of millionaires will exceed $ 100 trillion.
The total number of millionaires in Russia remains relatively small – 182,000 people. For comparison: in the US – 4.8 million millionaires, in Japan – 2.9 million, in Germany – 1.3 million, and in China – 1.2 million. However, Russia is in first place for the growth in millionaires, at a healthy 19.7% spike since last year.