The head of SpaceX and Tesla Elon Musk left the first place in the ranking of the richest people in the world magazine Forbes while maintaining its leadership in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI), calculated by Bloomberg, follows from the rankings.
According to Forbes Real-Time, Musk’s fortune is $176.2 billion, down $13.5 billion for the day, putting him in second place in the rankings. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, whose net worth is $182.1 billion, returned in the first place.
The day before, major U.S. stock indexes fell, with Tesla stock falling 7.8 percent at once, to $811.19. And this is the basis of the wealth of a businessman, and the rally in the value of the securities of the company has continued uninterrupted since December 23, starting at around $640.
At the same time, according to BBI, Musk’s wealth is $194 billion (down $15.6 billion for the day), and Bezos’ fortune is $183 billion (down $3.65 billion), the businessmen ranked first and second respectively. Thus, Musk continues to maintain leadership in the list of the richest people in the world according to Bloomberg.
On the third line in the ranking of Forbes is the president of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy Bernard Arnault (154.6 billion dollars), the fourth place was taken by the founder of Microsoft Bill Gates (121.4 billion). Fifth place went to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg with a fortune of $94 billion.