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A man looks at his Apple iPad in front an Apple logo outside an Apple store in downtown Shanghai

A man looks at his Apple iPad in front an Apple logo outside an Apple store in downtown Shanghai March 16, 2012. REUTERS/Aly Song

The hottest investments made by Gulf Arabs

It takes more than petrodollars to make smart investments. From London to Paris to New York, GCC Arabs are spreading their financial clout far and wide. Here's a look at some of their trophy assets.