According to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index, which looks at the fortunes of the world‘s 500 richest people, the investor Warren Buffett He lost 22% of his assets so far this year, which now stands at $ 69.4 billion. A similar loss was suffered by the actions of its conglomerate of companies, Berkshire Hathaway, where most of its assets reside.
One of the biggest impacts for the investment group was your investments related to airlines.
While for Amancio Ortega, owner of the Zara stores, the loss of US $ 19 billion represents about a quarter of his fortune and his assets are, according to Bloomberg, at US $ 56.5 billion.
After them is located Bernard Arnault, President of Christian Dior and LVMH, who completes the list of the three richest in the world and lost $ 17.3 billion).
On the contrary, the three who have most increased their fortune were Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, who added more than $ 46 billion to reach $ 161.3 billion; Colin Huang, founder of e-commerce company Pinduoduo (earned $ 24.6 billion) and founder of Tesla, Elon Musk (US $ 19,300 million).