With a fortune already amassed from Amazon, this latest boost to his personal fortune brings his personal wealth up to 138 BILLION dollars.
A massive upturn in Internet shopping due to the Covid#19 outbreak has seen Amazon share prices soar. Bloomberg Billionaires index now ranks him as officially the worlds wealthiest man. His 11% stake in Amazon value increased as shares rose 5.3%. Amazon began in 1995 and has grown exponentially with the popularity of online shopping.