High price of divorce

High price of divorce
Dmitry Rybolovlev.

4.02 billion Swiss francs (S$5.64 billion)

Who: Russian oligarch Dmitry Rybolovlev

To: Ex-wife of 24 years, Ms Elena Rybolovlev

When: May 2014

US$2.4 billion (S$3.16 billion)

Who: Billionaire New York art dealer Alec Wildenstein

To: Ex-wife of 20 years, Jocelyn Wildenstein

When: 1998

US$1.7 billion (S$2.12 billion)

Who: Media mogul Rupert Murdoch

To: Second wife of 32 years, Ms Anna Maria Torv

When: 1999

Costly Singapore divorces

$50 million

Who: Mr Peter Lim, the billionaire who just bought Spanish club Valencia

To: Ex-wife of 12 years, Venus Tan

When: 2002

$41 million

Who: Mr Yeo Chong Lin, shipping tycoon

To: Ex-wife of 49 years, Nancy Tay

When: 2010

$8.5 million

Who: Dr Gordon Lim, an obstetrician and gynaecologist in private practice

To: Ex-wife of 25 years, Dr Ivon Kwee

When: 2013

This article was first published on May 25, 2014.
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