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What does it take to be a female billionaire?; While a growing number of entrepreneurs are smashing the glass ceiling, the most reliable routes to immense wealth are still birth and marriage, writes Rosa Silverman

Apr 08, 2021 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

How much money have you made during the pandemic? Perhaps you saved a bit from all those Pret meatball wraps you didn't buy? If we're honest, it's unlikely to have made you a billionaire. For that, you will have had to do somewhat more than end your shop-bought sandwich habit.

Or maybe not. The new Forbes list of the world's 2,755 billionaires, published this week, features the full range of talents: from entrepreneurs who've created something huge, to those born - or who married - into im...