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Checkout Forbes NEW list of top richest people in the world!

Posted: 21 March, 2017 at 11:42 am
Checkout Forbes NEW list of top richest people in the world!
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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has once again beaten others to top Forbes magazine list of the world's richest billionaires, and for the fourth straight year, with a money bag worth $86 billion.

In second place is Berkshire Hathaway chief Warren Buffett, with an estimated wealth of $75.6billion, followed by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, with a net worth of $72.8billion.

Number four in the log is Amancio Ortega – Inditex fashion group founder $71.3billion, while number 5 is Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg with $56billion.

Going down the ladder,former world's richest man Carlos Slim comes in six with $54.5billion, while Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison came it at number seven with $52.2billion in the bank.

Others still with scary bank statements include Republican mega-donors Charles and David Koch in eighth and ninth with $48.3billion, while Michael Bloomberg rounded the top 10 out with $47.5billion.

US president,Donald Trump's wealth plummeted down the list to number 544 with an estimated net worth of $3.5billion with $1billion being slashed from his valuation in the same list last year.

See the top 20 below:

1. Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder: $86billion

2. Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway CEO: $75.6billion

3. Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO: $72.8billion

4. Amancio Ortega, Inditex fashion group founder: $71.3billion

5. Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO: $56billion

6. Carlos Slim, Mexican telecom mogul: $54.5billion

7. Larry Ellison, Oracle co-founder: $52.2billion

8. Charles Koch, Koch Industries CEO and chairman: $48.3billion

9. David Koch, Koch Industries CEO and chairman: $48.3billion

10. Michael Bloomberg, Bloomberg co- founder: $47.5billion

11. Bernard Arnault, LVMH CEO: $41.5billion

12. Larry Page, Google co-founder and Alphabet CEO: $40.7billion

13. Sergey Brin, Google co-founder and Alphabet president: $39.8billion

14. Liliane Bettencourt, L'Oréal heiress: $39.5billion

15. S. Robson Walton, Wal-Mart heir: $34.1billion

16. Jim Walton, Wal-Mart heir: $34billion

17. Alice Walton, Wal-Mart heiress: $33.8billion

18. Wang Jianlin, Dalian Wanda Commercial Property chairman: $31.3billion

19. Li Ka-shing, Cheung Kong Holdings CEO: $31.2billion

20. Sheldon Adelson,Las Vegas Sands Corporation CEO: $30.4billion

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Congratulations Mark Zuckerberg,your hard working is paying you - kizitosix037@gmail.com
It's a shame not to see an African in the top twenty - Ibrahimmuhammad0092@gmail.com
how come my name didn't come out? there must be a mistake somewhere. lol. nothing pays like hardworking... - Lilian Nnedinso
Mark Zuckerberg is now the 5th richest man in the world? Whoa! Nice. - yayahdrs8@gmail.com
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