The trend is typically that no billionaire seems to be fulfilled until they’ve purchased their own superyacht. Actually, it has been discovered that the everyday billionaire invests roughly $22 million on their yachts, according to Wealth-X and UBS Global Billionaire Census from a November report.
Wealth-X’s newest study rates the priciest deluxe asset purchases of all time, and it’s likely not surprising that 8 of the top 10 investments are put into yachts.
In order to ascertain every asset holding as well as public or privately held businesses and investible assets, Wealth-X utilizes proprietary valuation models to formulate their Net Worth Valuation. Below, placed in a reverse arrangement are the 8 priciest yacht purchases that were ever made.
1. Dilbar, $263 million
This superyacht is 360-feet long, was purchased for $263 million and was obtained by Russia’s richest man, Alisher Usmanov during 2012. The yacht was named “Dilbar” after the billionaire’s mother and can accommodate 47 crew members and 20 guests. As well, it has a swimming pool, a trendy formal room for dining and a helicopter pad.