Mark Zuckerberg tops Buffett to become world's third-richest man
08 July, 2018, 14:27 | Author: Regina Silva
As a result, Facebook stock did dip earlier this year-though not after CEO Mark Zuckerberg's congressional testimony regarding the company's data and privacy policies-leading some investors including billionaire hedge manager Jeffrey Gundlach, to proclaim the price a bubble.
The standings mean that this is the first time the world's three richest people all made their fortunes in technology.
According to the Bloomberg index around 20 per cent of the wealth which belongs to the world's 500 richest people, equivalent to $5 trillion, is made through technology. The ranking, which tracks the world's 500 richest people, is updated after the close of each trading day in NY.
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Buffett, once the world's wealthiest person, is sliding in the ranking thanks to his charitable giving, which he kicked off in earnest in 2006.
Buffett has donated about 290 million of his shares in Berkshire Hathaway to charities - an equivalent of about $50 billion.
Zuckerberg's net worth passed Buffett's on Friday after Facebook shares went up 2.4%. The "Oracle of Omaha" has donated about 290 million Class B shares, which are now worth more than $50 billion, Bloomberg noted.
Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan have promised they will give away 99 per cent of Facebook stock during their lifetime.
Italy was the last team to do so, with comeback wins against Mexico and West Germany in the 1970 quarters and semis respectively. At 1-1, Fernandes missed his shot - only the second player to miss in any of the four shootouts at this year's World Cup .
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That debate has come to a head lately, starting with a June 25 Facebook post in which a Canadian fisherman alleged that U.S. Drouin said he believed Canadians were overreacting to the Border Patrol stops.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , meanwhile, said he intends to hold hearings and vote on the president's pick this fall. Kethledge previously served as a law clerk for Kennedy, counsel for the Ford Motor Company and judiciary counsel to U.S.
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