Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
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- The 10 richest people in the world have collectively lost about a quarter of a trillion dollars (about 140 trillion yen) in one year.
- Tech CEOs investing in the metaverse and cryptocurrencies rank among the biggest losers.
- Bloomberg Billionaires IndexThese billionaires have seen the most net worth losses in the world, according to.
- Below are the rankings based on the numbers as of November 18, 2022.
1.Elon Musk (Tesla CEO) Loss of assets since the beginning of the year: -$89.7 billion
2.Mark Zuckerberg (Meta CEO) -$82.9 billion
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3.Changpong Zhao (Binance CEO) ▲$80.2 billion
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Four.Jeff Bezos (Founder of Amazon) ▲$74.3 billion
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Five.Larry Page (Co-Founder of Google) ▲$37.6 billion
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6.Sergey Brin (Co-Founder of Google) ▲$36.5 billion
7.Mackenzie Scott (philanthropist) ▲$34.2 billion
Mackenzie Scott owns a 4% stake in Amazon and has donated more than $8.6 billion to various charities since divorcing ex-husband Amazon founder Jeff Bezos in 2019. ing.
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8.Bill Gates (Co-Founder of Microsoft) ▲$25.3 billion
Bill Gates is co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and founder of investment fund Breakthrough Energy.
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9.Robin Zeng (founder of CATL) ▲$23 billion
Robin Zeng is the chairman and founder of CATL, the world’s largest manufacturer of electric vehicle batteries.
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Ten.Phil Knight (co-founder of Nike) and his family ▲$22 billion
11.Françoise Bettencourt Meyere (heir to L’Oréal) ▲$21.8 billion
Françoise Bettencourt Meyere is the granddaughter of L’Oréal founder Eugène Schueller. Her family owns a 33% stake in cosmetics giant L’Oreal.
12.Bernard Arnault (LVMH CEO) ▲$20.6 billion
13.Steve Ballmer (former CEO of Microsoft) ▲$19.4 billion
Steve Ballmer served as CEO of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014. He is now the owner of the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers.
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(Translation: Mayuko Oba Editing: Toshihiko Inoue)