Click through the slides to view the top 10 Jewish billionaires in the world

Forbes released the 2014 ranking of the world’s billionaires at the beginning of March, naming a total of 1,645 men and women with an impressive combined net worth of $6.4 trillion. That’s up $1 trillion from last year, with a record 268 new ten-figure fortunes. Bill Gates is back at the top of the list, after four years further down, and the rising fortunes of Facebook have minted at least four of those brand new billionaires. Israel boasts 18 of the world’s most fortunate, up one from last year. From Forbes‘ list, Jspace has identified the top 10 richest Jewish people in the world, as of 2014. Click through the slides to find out more about these fiscally fortunate people!