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Who’s who on the Rich List?

Fairfax’s annual Rich List came out last week, but who’s on it? Where did they make their money? And is there any threat to Gina’s crown? Infographic specialist Jake Stevens breaks it down.

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BRW Rich List: Rinehart, Palmer’s fortunes fall, but Fairfax falls the most

The Rich 200 List used to be a must-read for those interested in the rich and (sometimes) famous. But Fairfax’s slimmed-down effort now offers very little detail.

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After Babcock & Brown’s collapse, its money men try again

Remember Babcock & Brown, Australia’s greatest corporate failure? The brains behind it are at it again, finding corporate Australia in a forgiving mood.

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Winkler, Creasy, Palmer, the Kirbys: Rich Listers to watch in 2014

Who are the Rich Listers set to win biggest in 2014? SmartCompany looks at four Australian executives (and one pollie) expected to really rake it in.

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Broke, overstretched and hungry: Nathan Tinkler’s early years

Nathan Tinkler got his start in a “dirty, mongrelly job” in a mine, but he didn’t stay long in steady employment. Despite significant financial problems at home, he always had his eye on the big picture.

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Tinkler’s fall continues with loss off key mining asset

The bad news keeps coming for former mining magnate Nathan Tinkler. Crikey can reveal he has lost a key mining asset in Queensland.

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How Nathan Tinkler lost almost $1 billion in two years

Mining magnate Nathan Tinkler was our youngest billionaire, and our briefest. In this extract from Crikey journalist Paddy Manning’s book, out this week, we look at Tinkler’s spectacular fall from grace.

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If only BRW innovated like the people it profiled

Options were open to Fairfax management that could have kept BRW going, but they weren’t tested.

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Are the Lowys worth their $300m salaries?

The Lowy family still continue to draw millions from Westfield, which is extraordinary. But now shareholders are thinking about putting a stop to it.

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Why don’t female entrepreneurs strike it rich?

Women make up just 7% of the people on BRW’s Rich List. Most Rich Listers made their money from businesses, rather than inheriting their wealth, so why are women so woefully underrepresented?

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The young and the restless: Rich List stars fall from grace

BRW’s Young Rich List has had more than its fair share of scoundrels and failures. Who made it big only to lose it all (almost)? Find out on Crikey’s Young Failed Rich List.

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Rich List trappings and the life aquatic

With as much money as Australia’s Rich List members have, and the vast stretches of beautiful coastline to explore, is it any wonder they love to spend it on boats?

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Debt-ridden Tinkler falls to the true builders

Nathan Tinkler’s fall has come even quicker than his meteoric rise from electrician to billionaire. His spot at the top of the Young Rich List has been taken by an entrepreneurial pair with a great story.

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Two months, $10b: Gina Rinehart’s big leap

We got our prediction for the top end of the BRW Rich List wrong. It wasn’t Gina Rinehart on top with daylight second — it was daylight, twilight, moonlight and everything in between.

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With $20b in the bank, Gina could become the world’s richest

Yesterday Gina Rinehart’s fortune doubled to $20 billion — and there appears to be plenty of room left to grow. Could she become the world’s richest person?

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Gina Rinehart still on top of end-of-year rich list

Falling iron ore prices have failed to prevent Gina Rinehart from retaining top spot on SmartCompany’s special end-of-year rich list.

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The billion dollar blues: how the GFC hit our richest

The 2007 BRW Rich 200 list represented a high water mark for many of Australia’s best-known entrepreneurs. So how far have they fallen post-GFC?

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BRW’s Young Rich list: she has to rely on the old man’s money

Yesterday BRW magazine released its annual Young Rich list of Australia’s most successful entrepreneurs aged under 40. This list of 100 contains only eight women.

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The patchwork Rich List: Gina’s on top, but non-miners a drag

On the surface, the headline numbers from the BRW Rich 200 list look impressive. But the bulk of the $31 billion increase in total wealth was generated by a handful of people.

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Australia’s $10.3b women: Gina Rinehart tops Rich List

Gina Rinehart has topped off a dramatic 12 months by sweeping to top place on the BRW Rich 200 list with a fortune of $10.3 billion.

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Our filthy rich miners — and the new $10b Aussie

This year, the top of the rich list — like the rest of the Australian economy — will be transformed by the resources sector.

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Gina Rinehart’s rise is just beginning

The crowning of Gina Rinehart as Australia’s richest person on Forbes magazine’s Australian rich list, with a fortune of $9 billion, is a historic moment for female entrepreneurship in this country.

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Our wealthy magnificent seven are more take than give

Not only do Australia’s rich give away a relatively small proportion of their wealth — but when they do, the donations are often made in unusual circumstances by businessmen with chequered histories.

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How to get on BRW’s rich list

BRW’s Rich 200 list for 2010 is out and the rich are getting richer. But how? Try going outside Australia, dominating a market, buying lots of property or even marrying well.

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BRW lists Pratt fortune at $4.6bn: meet the ex-Penthouse Pet who wants a piece

The new BRW Rich List estimates the Pratt fortune at $4.6bn. But we presume there’s one particular variable that the magazine didn’t factor into their calculations: Madison Ashton, writes Chris Seage.

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