7 Ukrainian businessmen are mentioned in the annual rating of billionaires according to Forbes magazine, 112.ua reported.
The owner of the SKM group, Rinat Akhmetov, traditionally holds the highest place among the Ukrainian richest men. His income for the year grew by almost a billion dollars and is 5.5 billion dollars. The second in the list is owner of Ferrexpo Konstantin Zhevago - his capital for the year grew from 1.4 billion dollars to 1.6 billion dollars. The third in the rating is Ukrainian owner of the company Myronivsky Hliboproduct Yuri Kosyuk with a sum of $ 1.5 billion. The fourth one is Victor Pinchuk. Its assets are estimated at 1.4 billion dollars.
Much poorer than Pinchuk,is a co-owner of Privat Group, Gennady Bogolyubov - he owns $ 1.2 billion. The assets of Igor Kolomoisky were estimated at $ 1 billion. With the same amount returned this year to the ranks of billionaires Vadym Novinsky.
Earlier we reported that Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, owner of Washington Post became top tycoon according to Forbes list of the World’s Billionaires. He built capital of more than $100 billion.
“Forbes estimates his capital in $112 billion as of February 9, 2018 compared with $73 billion last year. The capital increased thanks to advance in prices on Amazon shares by 59%,” the message says.