INFOGRAPHIC: Stunning growth in the developing world's new millionaires

A new infographic from the Financialist draws into relief the staggering surge in the number of millionaires hailing from developing economies – especially the BRIC set of giant emerging nation-states.

The numbers provide a further token of evidence of the immense changes the global economy has experienced since the turn of the century, sending commodities markets into upheaval and exerting a definitive influence upon the fortunes of miners and explorers.

Chart courtesy of the Financialist