A wondrous week for 500 of world’s wealthiest people, as stock market rally boosts their fortunes by US$209 billion

//A wondrous week for 500 of world’s wealthiest people, as stock market rally boosts their fortunes by US$209 billion

A wondrous week for 500 of world’s wealthiest people, as stock market rally boosts their fortunes by US$209 billion

It’s been one of the most lucrative weeks in history for some of the world’s wealthiest people.The net worth of Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos topped the once-unfathomable amount of US$200 billion.Entrepreneur, inventor, provocateur Elon Musk added the title of centibillionaire when his fortune soared past US$100 billion fuelled by Tesla’s ceaseless rally. And by Friday, the world’s 500 wealthiest people were US$209 billion richer than a week ago.Musk’s surging wealth expanded the rarefied club…

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