MOSCOW, February 23 – RIA Novosti. The fortune of the head of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk, has fallen by more than $ 15 billion over the past day due to the collapse of Tesla shares, according to trading data and the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI), calculated by the Bloomberg agency.
Musk's fortune fell by $ 15.2 billion to $ 183 billion, according to the agency.
The wealth of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos fell by 3.73 billion to $ 186 billion. Thus, Bezos occupies the first line in the ranking of the richest people in the world, Musk – the second.
On Monday, Tesla shares fell 8.55% to $ 714.5. The fall was the most significant since September 2020. Amazon shares fell 2.13% to $ 3,180.74.