On the same day that the investment company Bill Gates and his wife announced their divorce after 27 years of marriage, they transferred 1.8 billion US dollars of shares to his wife Melinda.
According to the New York Post, Cascade Investment, a holding company founded by Microsoft’s co-founders, transferred more than 14 million shares of Canadian National Railways to Melinda Gates on Monday.
On the same day, 2.9 million AutoNation shares were transferred to Melinda Gates (Melinda Gates), accounting for about 3% of the company’s total shares. According to Wednesday’s stock price, the Canadian National Railway Company’s stock is worth more than $1.5 billion, and the Florida automaker AutoNation’s stock is worth more than $300 million.
The couple filed for divorce at the beginning of this week, but there is no prenuptial agreement. Instead, they signed a separation agreement to divide property and property, but the terms of the agreement were not disclosed in court documents.