Jeff’s fortune Bezos hit a record high this year, even after he gave up a quarter of his stake in Amazon.com Inc. under a divorce settlement last year. With this percentage, his ex-wife Mackenzie Bezos passe becomes the second richest woman in the world.
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Shares of Seattle-based retailer jumped 4.4% to record $ 2,878.70 on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, bringing the founder’s fortune to $ 171.6 billion, the world’s largest . This is in addition to its previous record of $ 167.7 billion, set on September 4, 2018, according to the Bloomberg. Billionaires Index…
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Mackenzie Bezos, which acquired 4% of the shares in Amazon after the couple split, has a net worth of $ 56.9 billion and has risen to 12th in the Bloomberg ranking. She recently outstripped Alice Walton and Julia Flesher Koch to become the second richest woman in the world, and is only followed by the heiress of L’Oréal, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers.
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Not all billionaires have been rewarded this year like Jeff Bezos. Spanish Amancio Ortega, the titan of fast-fashion brand Zara, lost $ 19.2 billion, the highest of all those in the Bloomberg index. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. President Warren Buffett lost $ 19 billion and French luxury magnate Bernard Arnault lost $ 17.6 billion.
Source : Ndtv