This 26th year of tracking global wealth was one to remember, with an all-time high . The 2012 Forbes Billionaires List breaks two records: total number of listees (1,226) and combined wealth ($4.6 trillion). This horde surpasses the gross domestic product of Germany, one of only six nations to have fewer billionaires this year.
Here’s the 2012 richest people in Philippines:
No.1 Henry Sy & family
No.2 Lucio Tan & family
No.3 Andrew Tan
Net Worth: $2.1 billion – March 2012
Source: Diversified, self-made , Age: 59
No.4 Enrique Razon Jr.
Net Worth: $1.9 billion – March 2012
Source: Ports, inherited and growing , Age: 52 , Citizenship: Philippines
No.8 Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.
Net Worth: $1.3 billion – March 2012
Source: Food & Drinks , Age: 76
No.9 Roberto Ongpin
Net Worth: $1 billion – March 2012
Source: Diversified , Age: 75