Bezos sold Amazon shares for $ 6.7 billion

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Bezos sold Amazon shares for $ 6.7 billion

13.05.2021 News

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos sold shares of the company worth about $ 6.7 billion for the period from 3 to 10 May. This was reported by Interfax on Wednesday, May 12, citing data from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

In particular, from May 3 to 6, Bezos sold 1.48 million shares for $ 4.91 billion. Another 521.936 thousand shares of Amazon worth $ 1.7 billion, he sold on May 7 and 10. Thus, in the period from 3 to 10 May, Bezos sold more than 2 million shares of the company.

In 2020, Bezos sold more than $ 9 billion worth of shares in the company, with about $ 1 billion annually allocated to its aerospace project Blue Origin.

 

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