Chinese retail giant Alibaba, entrepreneur Jack Ma, is stepping down as chairman of its parent company on September 10. The entrepreneur, who turns 55 on this day, is stepping down as chairman and CEO of Alibaba Group, China's second-largest e-commerce company, on his 55th birthday according to Indian Express.
According to billionaire Cuban Capital Management founder Mark Cuban, today's stock market feels like a dotcom bubble.
JK Rowling may be the richest author in the world today, but the woman who invented Harry Potter once struggled to make ends meet. Rowling is the first author in history to have an estimated fortune of more than $1 billion, and she lived in relative poverty, much of which was spent on her children's education and her husband's health care costs before her first "Harry Potter" books were published.
Jeff Bezos is an American entrepreneur who, as founder and CEO of Amazon, has played a key role in the growth of e-commerce. In 1995, Amazon's parent company founder Jeff Bezos helped his son Bezos Jr., take on the role of developer and CEO at Amazon and co-found the company.
Along with Sergey Brin and other Google founders, Larry Page is the second richest person in the world, behind Bill Gates. According to the Forbes Billionaires List for 2020, released this week, there are 2,095 billionaires.
Make-up line Kylie Cosmetics is undeniably successful and is set to grow with a distribution deal with Ulta, but the bulk of the money from the business goes straight to her. Jenner claims she did not inherit her income and therefore earned the title, and credits her for using the platform her family relationships provide to help her pursue her career.
Ed Mylett is one of the most successful corporate leaders in the United States and founder and president of Ed's Leadership Institute, the world's largest private equity firm. He was the youngest person ever named president and national executive committee, and was named one of the 50 richest people by Forbes Magazine and New York Times Business Week.
Will Smith is an actor, film producer and rapper with a fortune of more than $350 million.
The New York Times cites more than one hundred thousand pages of documents, including confidential tax returns and financial records, that were provided to the Times by secret sources. Based on the personal financial history of Donald Trump, the self-made billionaire and Republican Party presidential candidate.
Floyd Mayweather is one of the richest athletes in the world, having topped Forbes magazine's list of the highest paid athletes in 2014 and 2015. Mayweather has made more money than any fighter in the history of boxing.
It's been a whirlwind for the Candy Shop singer since he filed for bankruptcy in 2015 with debts of $32.5 million. While accepting Bitcoin payments from friends and family, the rapper-turned-businessman told 50 Cent he was willing to take money, whether it was in coins or dollars.
Steve Harvey has been making his money in the entertainment industry as a comedian, actor and TV presenter for 20 years.
Chris Hemsworth began his acting career with a number of appearances on Australian television shows. This included a guest role on a number of television shows such as "The Simpsons" and "House of Cards," but he took a big step forward when he auditioned for the lead role in the first season of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in 2009.
Depp is one of Hollywood's most popular actors who can play an enormous range of roles, and he is famous for his similar - for - looks and unique acting style.
Chris Evans is an American actor and director with a fortune of $80 million, according to Forbes. Chris Evans' fortune comes from his role as Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as a number of other roles, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Tom Cruise, born Thomas Thomas Cruise on July 3, 1962, was the first Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning American and the youngest member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He has starred in many top movies over the years and has become an icon in Hollywood.
Rapper Rick Ross owns and advertises all of Wingstop's locations, leading some to believe he runs the entire company, but in reality, the CEO of Wing Stop is the low-key Charlie Morrison, eager to deliver results that have impressed Wall Street.
Kanye West wouldn't hesitate to tell anyone about the success of his sneaker company, Kanye West's Sneaker Company. The Nike Air Yeezys, which debuted in 2009, have made it one of the must-have brands in the sneakers world.
Oprah Winfrey is a household name in the United States with an estimated fortune of $3.5 billion. This achievement is particularly impressive as she currently lives in her home state of Mississippi, where she lives with her husband and children.
Russell Westbrook is an American professional basketball player with a net worth of over $150 million. He currently earns $26 million a year and just under $100 million in salary.