Jeff Bezos is now US$5 billion Away from Being the World’s Richest Person
A surge in Amazon stocks added another $US3.3 billion to Jeff Bezos fortune, putting him less than $US5 billion away from the world’s richest person. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, his fortune has surpassed $US80 billion for the first time. He has added US$65.2 billion to his net worth since the March 2012.
“According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, his fortune has surpassed $US80 billion for the first time.”
Bill Gates has been No. 1 on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index since 17th May 2013. His fortune slipped US$200 million to US$87.1 billion after hours as Microsoft showed mixed results and declining tablet sales growth.
Video: Amazing Amazon Story – Jeff Bezos Full Speech
Video: Interview: Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos
The Wealth Insider is the world’s leading wealth intelligence for global wealth managers, investments managers, asset managers, high net-worth service providers and wealthy individuals. Our global workforce seamlessly present the inside news of the most relevant news, insights, global wealth trends, innovation & digital transformation to our global audience.
Get The Wealth Insider Daily
- For Press Release, please contact email@example.com
- For Media-related enquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- For Advertisement, please contact our official ad agency