Forbes 500 List Reveals A Disturbing Truth About Our Economy

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Finance — banking, investing, hedge funds and private equity — accounted for 14 percent of the world’s 500 richest people in 2015, as listed by Forbes on Monday.

It’s gossipy, sure, but Forbes’ catalogue of the giga-wealthy is useful gossip. It’s what financialization looks like, in list form.

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