Amazon founder Jeff Bezos sees wealth increase by £10bn – in just one day

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos sees wealth increase by £10bn - in just one day

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has seen his wealth increase by £10 billion ($13bn) in just a single day – and it’s all down to coronavirus. Already by far the world’s richest person, the 56-year-old entrepreneur saw his personal wealth jump to an unprecedented £148.5 billion…

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos’ wealth soars to £137billion during coronavirus pandemic

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos’ wealth soars to £137billion during coronavirus pandemic

The richest man in the world, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, has increased his wealth by a staggering $56.7 billion (£45.2bn) in 2020. It comes as shares in the online global retailer surged by 4.4% to a record high of $2,878.70 Wednesday. Bezos fortune now stands…

7 billionaires including Amazon's Jeff Bezos made £227bn during Covid pandemic

7 billionaires including Amazon's Jeff Bezos made £227bn during Covid pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on economies and millions face losing their jobs as companies offload as many workers in order to stay afloat, some of the world’s richest people have only seen more slide into their accounts. Tech giants are the big winners…

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' ex-wife gives $1.7bn to charities – makes it back in days

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' ex-wife gives $1.7bn to charities – makes it back in days

MacKenzie Scott, the former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, announced on Tuesday that she had donated $1.7 billion to 116 different charities. By Friday afternoon, the continued rise in Amazon’s share price meant that Scott made $2 billion in a few days, making her…