Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos retained his spot as the world’s wealthiest person, despite an expensive divorce settlement. Photo: AFP

Jeff Bezos remains world’s richest person, as wealthy gain US$1.2 trillion in 2019

  • Despite his divorce settlement, the Amazon boss still tops the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, while Kylie Jenner became the youngest self-made billionaire
  • The world’s 500 wealthiest people boosted their collective net worth 25 per cent to US$5.9 trillion
Topic |   United States
Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos retained his spot as the world’s wealthiest person, despite an expensive divorce settlement. Photo: AFP
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