Moscow. 11 Nov. Investor Warren Buffett, founder of Berkshire Hathaway, was able to return to second place in the list of the wealthiest people in the world after the Americans chose Donald trump as the new President of the United States, reports Bloomberg.
Due to fluctuations in the world markets, and mainly – due to a jump in shares of Bank Wells Fargo, the state of Buffett for the week increased by $5.8 billion, to $70.2 per billion it is Noted that in the last election the investor actively supported the opponent of trump, Hillary Clinton.
The richest man in the world, Microsoft founder bill gates retained the top spot with value of $87,1 billion.
The head of the Spanish retailer Inditex, Amancio Ortega lost $2.5 billion and fell from second to third place ($69,9 billion), Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos became poorer by $3.9 billion and took fourth place ($64,6 billion).
The head of Mexican telecommunications company Movil SAB, Carlos slim lost $5.4 bn after the peso fell to a historic low against the dollar.