“The era of passive money is over.” In the FT’s inaugural edition covering ‘Ambitious Wealth’, this special report explores “how the nature of wealth is evolving in the second decade of the 21st century”. In it they argue: “that this ‘Second Gilded Age’ is defined not only by the scale of private wealth, but by the ambition of those who hold it”.
“Billionaire entrepreneurs want to bring the same disruption they wrought in their own industries to the worlds of philanthropy and politics, while the next generation of wealthy families is taking far more prominent roles in society as business builders and social entrepreneurs. Ambitious Wealth examines how these private fortunes are being used.”
Read the report here.