It has been revealed who is the richest person in the world this year – can you guess who it is?

Elon Musk became the world’s richest man this year, his fortune increased by $92 billion to $229 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

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No one did better than Elon Musk, who reclaimed the title of the world’s richest man from French luxury magnate Bernard Arnault. The CEO of Tesla Inc. has become $92 billion richer since the beginning of the year, based on the price of his shares at the close of trading on Friday. Elon Musk lost $138 billion last year.

Last year’s Frenchman Bernard Arnault slipped back to second placethe president of the LVMH group (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy), whose fortune rose by $17 billion to $179 billion.

The Inc. founder Jeff Bezos this year, he increased his wealth by $69.9 billion to $177 billion, which the third it was enough for the place.

On the list of the super-rich fourth Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft 141 billion dollars, which is 31.5 billion dollars more than last year.

THE Ex-CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer fifth on the list, his wealth increased by $45 billion to $131 billion.

The driving force behind the list of the 500 richest people is the Swiss Thomas Straumann, a businessman active in the field of health care, whose fortune increased by $1.37 billion to $5.55 billion in one year.

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