Warren Buffett, the CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, appears on Bloomberg Billionaires Index at number three.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A: Quote) stock price is up over 100% so far in 2018, boosted by an improving economy and the Trump tax cuts that have left many companies flush with cash.
Warren Buffett’s Net Worth
Warren Buffett is an American investor and business magnate. He is the chairman, CEO, and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway. As of March 2021, Buffett’s net worth was estimated to be $112 billion, making him the world’s fourth-richest person.
Buffett has been ranked as the world’s wealthiest person by Forbes magazine on multiple occasions. In 2008, he was ranked as the richest person in the world with a net worth of $62 billion. In 2019, his net worth was estimated to be $88.9 billion, making him the second-richest person in the world.
Buffett has been a consistent presence on Forbes’ list of billionaires. He has been ranked in the top three richest people in the world for 15 of the last 20 years. In 2020, he was ranked as the second-richest person in the world with a net worth of $107 billion.
As of March 2021, Warren Buffett is the world’s fourth-richest person with a net worth of $112 billion.
What is Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index?
- Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index is a ranking of the world’s billionaires.
- The Index is updated daily, and it uses data from Forbes and other sources to calculate the net worth of each billionaire.
- Warren Buffett is currently ranked number one on the Billionaires Index, with a net worth of over $85 billion.
- Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index is a good way to track the wealth of the world’s richest people.
John D. Rockefeller Is Number 1 On The List
Warren Buffett is the world’s third richest person, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index.
The index ranks the world’s 500 richest people, and Buffett is behind only Bill Gates and Amancio Ortega.
Buffett is worth an estimated $75.6 billion, which is up from $60.8 billion last year.
This is the first time that Buffett has been in the top three on the list. He was previously ranked fourth, behind Gates, Ortega, and Jeff Bezos.
Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon, and he is worth an estimated $72.8 billion.
Gates is the co-founder of Microsoft, and he is worth an estimated $86.0 billion.
Ortega is the founder of the fashion retailer Zara, and he is worth an estimated $77.2 billion.
Bill Gates Ranks Number 2 On The List
Warren Buffett is once again the world’s richest person, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index.
The index, which ranks the world’s 500 wealthiest people, showed that Buffett’s net worth was $75.6 billion as of Friday. That puts him ahead of Gates, who is in second place with a net worth of $56 billion.
This is the first time in four years that Gates has not been the world’s richest person. He held the top spot for 15 years before being dethroned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos in 2017.
Bezos is now in third place on the Billionaires Index with a net worth of $54.7 billion. Bernard Arnault, the chairman and CEO of luxury goods company LVMH, is in fourth place with a net worth of $53.5 billion.
These are the only four people with a net worth of more than $50 billion. The rest of the top 10 includes Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg (fifth), Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison (sixth), Michael Bloomberg (seventh), Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman Charles Munger (eighth), and hedge fund manager George Soros (ninth).
Warren Buffett is one of the richest men in the world, and for good reason. He’s an incredibly savvy investor who knows how to make money work for him. While he may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of billionaires, he definitely deserves a spot on any list of the world’s wealthiest people.