Looking to expand your luxury brand internationally? Follow the money. Europe is loaded with people who are, well, loaded. North America and Asia have their fair share as well, and the rich keep getting richer. The number of billionaires worldwide increased 7% in the past year. See where they live below—in one of their many homes, presumably.
To put a finer point on it, Switzerland might be ideal. Swiss households are the most affluent, with net financial assets per capita of €146,540 when real estate assets are excluded. The United States and Belgium are in second and third place with net per capita financial assets of €119,570 and €78,300 respectively.