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Jeff Bezos once again became the world’s richest man

On Friday morning, Amazon shares open with a bounce of 8 percent against Thursday’s closing. This increase added $ 7 billion in the net worth of the company’s head Jeff Bezos. But on the other hand, Microsoft’s shares increased by just 7 percent, due to which Jeff became the richest person in the world once again, surpassing Bill Gates.

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According to a Forbes report, the increase of 2 percent in Ajman’s shares increased the total assets of Bezos by $ 90 million and made him the world’s richest man. his assets increased to $ 90.6 billion, which is slightly higher than Bill Gates’s assets ($ 90.1 billion)

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At the beginning of the business, Bezos’s net worth was $ 89.7 billion, while Gates’ net worth was $ 90.1 billion, up from $ 550 million last year. But in the morning at 10:15 am, Amazon’s stock jumped 2 percent, which added $ 900 million in net worth of Bezos. Along with that, he became the world’s richest person with a net worth of $ 90.6 billion, while Bill Gates had to settle for second place with $ 90.1 billion.

Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world for the second time behind Bill Gates.

This is not the first time that Bezos has surpassed Bill Gates. Earlier this happened in July also, but then it lagged behind only a few hours later. After Amazon’s share of July 27, Bezos’s assets increased to $ 90.6 billion, however, his shares fell again in the day-to-day business, and Bill Gates occupied the top in the list of rich.

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos became the world’s richest man for the second time this year. Three months before today, Amazon’s shares touched the all-time high figure on July 27. The company’s shares had achieved this fast just before the second quarter earnings results were issued. However, at that time, the Bezos’ empire was just for some time. On the exact same day, the second quarter earnings of Amazon released a little shock and resulted in a slight drop in stocks.

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