Earning returns vs. enduring returns. By Morgan Housel The biggest story in investing is understanding why so many people have been hurt by, and are skeptical of, a market that has increased 18,500-fold in the last century. Financial advisor Carl Richards dubbed what he calls "the behavior gap," which...

With a cumulative net worth in excess of $150 billion, these billionaires are the five-richest investors in the world. By Alex DUMORTIER When it comes to investing, there's an obvious scorecard: accumulated wealth. The five billionaires below are the richest -- and arguably, therefore, the most successful --...

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