Elon Musk and 9 other billionaires who grew their wealth by N20trn in a week

Elon Musk and 9 other billionaires who grew their wealth by N20trn in a week

As the world battles with the coronavirus, a lot of companies have shut down and many people have lost their jobs, but some billionaires have been smiling to the bank as their fortunes continue to grow.

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Courtesy of Forbes, Legit.ng brings you 10 billionaires whose fortunes grew by $53.4 billion (N20,489,270,000,000) last week.

Jeff Bezos was the biggest gainer last week. The founder and CEO of Tesla grew his net worth by $15 billion.

Below is the list of 10 billionaires who got $53 billion richer last week.

1. Elon Musk

The Tesla founder and CEO is worth $91.7 billion. Musk, who is from the United States, got $15 billion richer last week.

Ten Billionaires, Led By Elon Musk, Dan Gilbert And Jeff Bezos, Got $53 Billion Richer This Week
Elon Musk. Photo credit: CNBC
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2. Dan Gilbert

He is worth $53.5 after getting $13 billion richer last week. Gilbert, who is from the United States got his wealth from Quicken Loans.

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3. Jeff Bezos

The Amazon CEO is the world's richest man and he is worth $196.3 billion. He got $7.6 billion richer last week.

Ten Billionaires, Led By Elon Musk, Dan Gilbert And Jeff Bezos, Got $53 Billion Richer This Week
Jeff Bezos. Photo credit: Getty Images
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4. Larry Page

His source of wealth is Google and he is worth $70.2 billion after adding $2.8 billion to his wealth last week.

5. Richard Qiangdong Liu

His net worth is $16.2 billion. Qiangdong, whose source of wealth is E-Commerce, got $2.7 billion richer last week.

6. Sergey Brin

His source of wealth is Google and he is worth $68.3 billion. Brin, who is from the United States, had $2.7 billion added to his fortune last week.

Ten Billionaires, Led By Elon Musk, Dan Gilbert And Jeff Bezos, Got $53 Billion Richer This Week
Sergey Brin. Photo credit: Business Insider
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7. Mackenzie Scott

She is Jeff Bezos' ex-wife and she is worth $62.2 billion. She got $2.6 billion richer last week.

Ten Billionaires, Led By Elon Musk, Dan Gilbert And Jeff Bezos, Got $53 Billion Richer This Week
Mackenzie Scott. Photo credit: CNBC
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8. Lei Jun

The founder and CEO of Xiaomi is worth $17.2 billion. He got $2.6 billion richer last week.

9. Larry Ellison

He is worth $73.5 billion after adding $2.3 billion to his wealth last week.

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10. Mark Zuckerberg

He got $2.1 billion richer last week and he is worth $98.1 billion

Ten Billionaires, Led By Elon Musk, Dan Gilbert And Jeff Bezos, Got $53 Billion Richer This Week
Mark Zuckerberg. Photo credit: Deccan Herald
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In other news, real estate mogul Nick Candy is selling his yacht for the sum of €59.5 million and his reason is that he wants to build a bigger one.

The billionaire businessman said people tend to have a change sometimes, and at this point in his life, he is still expanding.

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