India and China mint millionaires

Asia will add 1.66m dollar-millionaires by 2015, taking the total number of wealthy to 2.82m as the world's fastest-growing major economies of China and India continue to mint millionaires, a report from Julius Baer said yesterday. The Swiss wealth manager forecast that the total wealth of people with $1m or more in investable assets would nearly triple to $15.8 trillion in the five years to 2015.