While global wealth declined 11.7% ($12.3T) in 2008 to $92.4T, North America - land of the...

|By:, SA News Editor

While global wealth declined 11.7% ($12.3T) in 2008 to $92.4T, North America - land of the (brave) stock market investor - led the way with a 21.8% plunge, knocking the region off the pole position for the globe's wealthiest in favor of Europe. In Latin America, wealth grew by 3%. Much more of interest in this morning's report from BCG.