How much is the Ortega Family worth? Nobody knows. With the corruption scheme in Nicaragua, the net worth of the Ortega’s is certainly blurred. Even though, everyone knows how in the last years businesses linked to Ortega have grown incredibly fast, with no transparent monitoring.
Ortega has been called one of the fastest growing regarding his personal wealth, since he came into power. He has abused his power to include nepotism, money laundering and investments for his family interest, including projects like Albanisa, Petronic, Unión Fenosa, and other projects regarding donations from Russia, Cuba and Venezuela.
Most of these actions cause monopolistic markets, and a challenge for the people and the economy of Nicaragua. If you are not link to government people, having a running business could be many times harder than normal.