new Delhi: Elon Musk is the second person in the history of the world, who had achieved personal wealth of more than $ 200 billion. He touched this limit in January 2021. The first person to do this was Jeff Bezos. Musk, the Chief Executive Officer of Tesla Inc., has now achieved a new record of his moaning. He has become the first person in the history of the world, out of whose net worth $ 200 billion has gone.
Big drop in Musk’s wealth
The 51-year-old Musk’s wealth has declined to $ 137 billion. The reason behind this is the fall in Tesla’s shares in recent weeks. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, shares fell 11 per cent on Tuesday. In fact Wall Street has downgraded Tesla’s shares.
Along with this, despite the relaxation of China’s Kovid restrictions, Tesla sales are being estimated to be low. On the other hand, investors believe that Musk can reduce his stake in Tesla to fund Twitter.
Musk became the richest person in the world
Musk’s wealth reached the highest level of $ 340 billion on 4 November 2021. He had become the richest person in the world. But this month Bernard Arnault, owner of French luxury goods company LVMH, left him behind. If we talk about the month of December, then there has been a loss of more than $ 2 billion daily in Allen’s net worth.
Let us tell you that this year there has been a sharp decline in the wealth of most of the billionaires. 9 in the top 10, 18 in the top 25 and 34 in the top 50 have seen a sharp decline in assets compared to last year. Apart from Musk, Jeff Bezos, Larry Page, Sergey Brin are among those who lost wealth rapidly. Their wealth has dropped by $40 billion or more in a year. This amount is more than Rs 3.28 lakh crore. On the other hand, Gautam Adani has been at the forefront of earning, during the year his wealth has increased by $ 47 billion.