Bezos is becoming richer and on the way to be a Trillionaire in the next few years.
Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos has added a record of $13 billion to his net worth on Monday, based on Bloomberg reports.
According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Bezos’ current net worth is $189.3 billion. Despite having an economic downturn in the US economy due to the coronavirus pandemic, the founder of Amazon has even gained more $74 billion this year.
This record is the highest anyone has ever earned in a single day since they started Bloomberg Billionaires Index in 2012. Bezos founded Amazon in 1995 and now grown into “one of the most valuable, powerful companies on the planet,” as Business Insider reported. The Business Insider also reported that Bezos is on the way to be the first Trillionaire this 2026.
A newly released analysis from the Americans for Tax Fairness and the Institute for Policy Studies found that the over 600 Americans billionaires had their wealth grow an average of $42 billion during each week of the coronavirus pandemic this is in between March 18 and July 16 of 2020. Over $700 billion during the pandemic.