They are some of the most Powerful families in the world. No, they need not control an entire country nor are their fingers at the trigger of some of the most powerful weapons in the world. But they have been extremely successful, and in so doing, we mere mortals find ourselves being influenced whether explicitly or tacitly by what they do and what they have to say. These are nine of the most powerful families in the world.
The Rothschild family, one of the most Powerful families is a family descending from Mayer Amschel Rothschild, a court Jew to the German Landgraves of Hesse-Kassel, in the Free City of Frankfurt, who established his banking business in the 1760s.
As a note, until 2004, when the price of gold was decided in London, One of the five representatives involved was a Rothschild. Here are some: The Rothschilds, world kingpins, worth $500 trillion! They own Reuters, AP, and fix the price of gold. Source: todayifoundout.com