Elon Musk passes Bill Gates to become world’s second-richest person

Elon Musk passes Bill Gates to become world’s second-richest person

11/24/2020 11:43:00 AM

Elon Musk passes Bill Gates to become world’s second-richest person

Though 2020 has turned out to be a terrible year for many, the wealth of Mr Musk and other billionaires has largely ballooned

It sees Mr Musk, 49, surpass the estimated wealth of Mr Gates at $127.7bn.Mr Musk’s wealth has been driven by his electric car company Tesla’s all-time high share value, with the company as a whole approaching a $500bn valuation. Mr Musk owns 20 per cent of Tesla shares.

JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon is paid $31.5m after decrying income inequality UK plans to downgrade EU ambassador's status Joe Biden challenges Americans to 'mask up' for first 100 days – video

Tesla has been on a hot streak since it was announced that the company would be added to the S&P 500 stock market index, one of the most-followed indices across the world.   Read more: The Independent »

Biden inauguration news live: Trump to issue pardons on last day as president - as former adviser explains why he won't run again

Latest updates on the final preparations for Joe Biden's inauguration as the reign of Donald Trump nears its end.

ok... politicalpuppy3 Did it have to be a picture of him pointing and smiling, really? i thought in the trial he had with guy in thailand hhe said had no cash On the backs of the infected and dying. Good job. Oh goody, a competition for who has the most money. This seems like exactly what we as a species should be making important! I’m soooo proud of us. Yaaaay humans 👍🏾 we’re great aren’t we

Great.... im the worlds 6,950,723,877th richest. Only on paper, Gates has the money in the bank Ra ☀️🔺👁️👌 AGod:😂ulan koptum ya dur yağmur canımı sıkmayın benim bak 😂 What's our meme lord elonmusk been up to? U Rock Man!!! it is an example that has not let itself be affected by the crisis and continue R&D, production and adapt to the real challenges of the world.

Oh shhhh Where's the beef?