The richest family in the world beat the Koch brothers, Bezos, Gates, and Buffett


The Walton family tops a list of the richest people in the world.

According to the Sunday Times’s annual Rich List, the Walton family’s net wealth in 2018 totaled £128.9 billion ($174.9 billion), thanks to its ownership of the retail behemoth Walmart, which happens to also owns another huge franchise, Asda. The ranking of the world’s 100 wealthiest people is one of several indices the newspaper published Sunday (May 13) alongside its list of the 1,000 richest people in the UK.

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