Jeff Bezos sold the shares to Amazon for a billion dollars
CEO of Amazon Jeff Bezos (Jeff Bezos), which this summer briefly became the richest man in the world, sold Amazon shares worth more than a billion dollars.
What Bezos took this amount, he did not elaborate, but last spring, the billionaire spoke about his intentions to Finance the space company Blue Origin. When it was first announced a plan for annual stock sale Amazon for one billion dollars.
October 27 after the publication of the quarterly report, Amazon shares soared by 13% and market capitalization of the company at the moment is 535 billion dollars.
As a result of this jump Bezos again became the richest person in the world with a fortune of more than 93 billion dollars.