WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 (SEE)- The Business Insider reported that Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos lost $ 9.1 billion on Wednesday dropping his fortune at $ 145.2 billion.
The decline sets Bezos back to his July net worth, the same month he became the richest man in the world.
The wealth of several billionaires shrank with the world’s richest 500 making a collective loss of $ 99 billion, the second-worst day of the billionaire index in 2018.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg lost $ 2.5 billion on the same day.
Facebook, Apple, Netflix, and Google were hit hard though, Amazon saw the biggest fall. Shares dropped by 6 percent losing $ 56 billion of its market value.