According to “Forbes” magazine, Jeff Bezos became the world’s richest man for the fourth consecutive year. Amazon’s founders have a “worth” of US$177 billion, an increase of US$64 billion from last year, thanks to the sharp rise in the value of Amazon’s stock.
The most advanced is Elon Musk, who was ranked 35th with $24.6 billion in assets last year. In the past year alone, he has earned an incredible 126.4 billion U.S. dollars and ranked second with an income of 151 billion U.S. dollars. This is mainly due to a 700% rise in Tesla’s stock price.
France’s largest rich man Bernard Arnault (Bernard Arnault) is the largest shareholder of the world’s largest luxury goods manufacturer LVMH (Louis Vuitton Hennessy). Although he is still ranked third, he His wealth also almost doubled, reaching 150 billion US dollars.
The fourth is still Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, with $124 billion.
The fifth place is Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (Mark Zuckerberg), with a net worth of 97 billion US dollars, followed by the world’s most successful investor Warren Buffett (Warren Buffett), with a net loss of 1 billion dollars.
Oracle founder Larry Ellison has a net worth of 93 billion U.S. dollars. The two Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin have net worth of 91 billion U.S. dollars and 89 billion U.S. dollars, respectively. The top ten are made by India. The tycoon and richest Asian, Mukesh Ambani, topped the list with $84.5 billion.
The richest woman in the world is L’Oreal owner Francoise Bettencourt Meyers (Francoise Bettencourt Meyers), with a net worth of 73.6 billion US dollars, ranking 12th on the list.
The ten richest people have a net worth of 1.15 trillion U.S. dollars, an increase of two-thirds over last year.
The United States is still the country with the most 724 billionaires, but China is catching up with 698 billionaires. There are 628 in Europe.