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Stephen Lansdown

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Net worth 2018: $2.32 Billion
Residence: St. Peter Port, Guernsey
Country: Guernsey
Children: 2
BIOGRAPHY

Stephen Lansdown was born in St. Peter Port, Guernsey, Guernsey. Stephen Lansdown is #1054 in List Billionaires People In The World. Stephen Lansdown co-founded Hargreaves Lansdown, a British financial-services firm. The company manages nearly $70 billion in assets and boasts 876,000 clients. His co-founder Peter Hargreaves is a billionaire, too. Lansdown owns just under 20% of the firm. He also owns Bristol Sport, an entity overseeing the commercial operations of the Bristol City Football Club, Bristol Rugby Club, Bristol Academy Women's Football, Bristol Flyers Basketball and DZ Racing. Bristol Sport is also redeveloping Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol. relocated in 2010 to Guernsey, a small island in the English Channel known for lenient tax laws.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2013

$1.5 Billion

2014

$2.4 Billion

2015

$1.8 Billion

2016

$1.9 Billion

2017

$1.9 Billion

2018

$2.32 Billion

TIMELINE
Stephen Philip Lansdown CBE (born 30 August 1952) is an English-born Guernsey billionaire. He co-founded, with Peter Hargreaves, the British financial services firm Hargreaves Lansdown, founder of Bristol Sport and majority shareholder of Bristol Rugby, Bristol Flyers, and Bristol City Football Club.Educated at Thornbury Grammar School in Gloucestershire and trained as an accountant, Stephen Lansdown started Hargreaves Lansdown trading from a bedroom in 1981 and in 2009 was reportedly worth around £280 million.In April 2009, he sold a stake of 4.7% in Hargreaves Lansdown for a sum of £47.2million, which he put towards the cost of building Bristol City's new football stadium. He was reported in September 2012 to have announced his intention to quit Hargreaves Lansdown in November 2012. Lansdown has a holiday home in the South of France.According to Hargeaves Landsdown's notifiable director deals, on 7-10-2010 Stephen P Lansdown, Non-Executive Director, sold (at 429.00p) 13,560,843.00 shares at a value of £58,176,016.47. In 2013, he also bought basketball club Bristol Flyers. As of September 2015 his net worth was reported to be down to $1.88 billion,.Lansdown was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2017 Birthday Honours for services to business and the community in Bristol.He is married with two children.
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