At the beginning of 2008, the list of richest Russians contained 101 billionaires; a magical number that for the time being will not be matched. The global crisis hit hard in Russia. Exactly a year later, there are only 49 Russians with fortunes of ten figures or more. This drop was behind the decision to publish a second, revised edition of 101 Billionaires, the Crisis Edition.
The video below is of the original edition. The Crisis Edition has a hard
cover and smaller format, but no fold-out pages and is therefore
cheaper. The text has been adapted here and there to reflect current