NEW YORK — Donald Trump says his business is “great,” and you’ll have to trust him on that. One of the few things an outsider can know for sure is that it’s a complex and opaque hodgepodge of an empire scattered around the globe.
Trump has interests in 500 companies in about 20 countries. But many of them have no business operations and are just are shells set up to hold stakes in other companies, possibly to provide legal and tax protection.
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