The Top Twenty Richest People in the World

Now Bill Gates is not at the top of the list.

Only 1 Indian in the top twenty richest people of the World and not any Pakistani, according to the latest Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

The daily index tracks and analyzes the net worth of the richest people in the world, and is updated at the close of every trading day on Wall Street. Typically, the men on it don’t change positions much, but there was a slight swap in the rankings: Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was now named the first richest person in the world.

Of course, Micrsoft’s Bill Gates was at the tops since many years, but according to latest raning Jeff Bezos is now at the top and Bill Gates at the second.

Check out the world’s top 20 richest pepole in the world, according to Bloomberg:

  1. Jeff Bezos, $94.0 billion, United States
  2. Bill Gates, $88.3 billion, United States
  3. Warren Buffett, $80.3 billion, United States
  4. Amancio Ortega, $77.8 billion, Spain
  5. Mark Zuckerburg, $77.4 billion, United States
  6. Carlos Slim, $61.4 billion, Mexico
  7. Bernard Arnault, $59.9 billion, France
  8. Larry Ellison, $55.7 billion, United States
  9. Larry Page, $51.5 billion, United States
  10. Sergey Brin, $50.2 billion, United States
  11. Jack Ma, $47.5 billion, China
  12. Charles Koch, $47.2 billion, United States
  13. David Koch, $47.2 billion, United States
  14.  Ingvar Kamprad, $46.5 billion, Sweden
  15. Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, $44.9 billion, France
  16. Rob Walton, $42.6 billion, United States
  17. Jim Walton, $42.0 billion, United States
  18. Alice Walton, $41.3 billion, United States
  19. Mukesh Ambani, $41.1 billion, India
  20. Hui Ka Yan, $39.0 billion, China

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