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Profile of the world’s richest Indians and their returns in 2017

Rank 20. Mukesh Ambani, Net worth: $39.8 billion, year to date added $17.1 billion to his net worth, Industry: Energy

Indian billionaires who added the most to their riches in 2017

Yahoo India Finance Team
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India’s equity market scaled new peaks in 2017, making it Asia’s second-best performer. That added to the fortunes of nation’s richest.

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest man with a net worth of nearly $40.3 billion, gained the most during the year. He added $17.6 billion to his net worth, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index data compiled on December 20.

Let us find out who were the top Indian gainers as per the index this year: