Definition of 'oligarch'
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Look at the sheikhs and the oligarchs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is not just billionaire oligarchs who are buying. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Of particular concern are the companies that have small free floats and remain controlled by an oligarch or a couple of individuals. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They were designed for oil sheikhs, oligarchs and tech billionaires. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He imprisoned or forced into exile disruptive oligarchs, taking control of their assets. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So do assorted Russian oligarchs and Arabian sheikhs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Of course, a tiny handful of oligarchs became billionaires overnight there in the 1980s. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The notion that German taxpayers might be rescuing Russian oligarchs is a potent political issue. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We all know Cyprus is a favourite domicile for businesses controlled by Russian oligarchs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They will draw up a list of targets that could include Russian billionaire oligarchs as well as Kremlin chiefs. The Sun (2014)He may be able to make a deal, or may end up as yet another oligarch in London exile. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For it is with alarm that the billionaire recently watched some of his fellow oligarchs fight multibillion-pound lawsuits in London. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The change follows a flood of London listings by large foreign companies, typically owned by oligarchs who retain control after flotation. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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