Jeff Bezos’ Wealth Soars to a Record $180 Billion

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Jeff Bezos’ Wealth Soars to a Record $180 Billion

13.07.2020 News

According to Forbes, the fortune of the world richest man, the head of the American corporation Amazon, Jeff Bezos, has exceeded a record $180 billion.

It is noted that Bezos’ fortune increased because of rising share value of his company Amazon. According to the publication, Amazon’s capitalization reached $1.54 trillion. Thus, Bezos’ fortune (he owns 11.1% of the company’s shares) exceeded $182.6 billion. This is a record for all the time of such statistics.

According to Bloomberg, Bezos’s wealth is equivalent to 0.89% of the US GDP and accounts for 3% of the total wealth of the world’s 500 richest people.

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