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Bezos, Musk smash records as world's richest add $1.8 trillion in 2020

The world's 500 richest people added $1.8 trillion to their combined net worth this year and are now worth $7.6 trillion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

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Jeff Bezos | Elon Musk

Devon Pendleton & Jack Witzig | Bloomberg 

Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk arrives the Tesla Gigafactory construction site for a visit in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany
Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk

Billionaires have always traveled in a different orbit than the rest of us. Nicer things, more power, rocket-launching stations. But 2020 threw that gulf into stark relief.

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First Published: Mon, January 04 2021. 02:40 IST
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