AN AMA­ZO­NIAN FOR­TUNE

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Amazon.com founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos, saw his for­tune top $60bn on 11 May af­ter the com­pany’s shares rose by 3.4% to reach an all-time high, Money­web re­ported. He is worth $61.7bn, ac­cord­ing to the Bloomberg Bil­lion­aires In­dex, which ranks him the fourth-rich­est per­son in the world. Bezos’s wealth in­creased by 59% in the past year, which saw him over­take Face­book CEO Mark Zucker­berg’s 51% gain, ac­cord­ing to Money­web.

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