Much has changed since The Wealth Report was first published by Knight Frank and Citi Private Bank in early 2007. Indeed, given the small matter of a global credit crunch and a growing number of historic political events, how could the world not be a vastly different place?
In some aspects, it undoubtedly is. Egyptians look forward to a future without President Mubarak. Asia is the world’s new economic powerhouse. Some of the US’s most renowned banks are no longer in existence. The UK and other European countries face some of the most stringent government spending cuts ever seen. The French may have to retire at 62, not 60.
Source : Knight Frank