As the richest man on earth, Bezos is now worth an estimated $110.1 billion, using Monday’s closing share price for Amazon.
Monday was the worst day in 2019 for stock markets, and some of the world’s richest people took the biggest hit.
Bezos sold slightly more than 900,000 shares of Amazon between July 29 and July 31, when the e-commerce behemoth’s stock price was around $1,900 a share.
In 2017, when the SEC charged Mark Cuban with insider trading, the entrepreneur kept his keen followers in the loop with statements by his attorneys on his blog.
Eric Lefkofsky has launched five companies worth at least $250 million apiece, each promising to transform an industry by using big data.
Jeff Bezos transferred a quarter of his Amazon shares to his ex-wife on July 29. He remains the richest person on the planet, while she jumps in as the world’s third-richest woman.
V.G. Siddhartha founded India’s largest coffee-shop chain, Coffee Day Enterprises, a $572 million-in-sales business that persuaded a country raised on tea to consume something else.
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