The list of the richest people published by Forbes is constantly updated. When some positions on the list change from time to time, the top place in the ranking has been held by Jeff Bezos for the fourth year running. Check out the list of the world's wealthiest people of the first half of 2021 in our photo gallery
Photos of recent events: Bloomberg’s top 5 emerging markets
According to a Bloomberg study of developing markets, some countries showed a relatively good performance last year. This means that these economies may well be included in the ranking of developed countries in the near future. Based on 11 indicators of economic and financial performance, 17 developing markets are set to mitigate the damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic almost immediately. Thus, 2021 could open up doors to a brighter future for them.