The world now has eight people with fortunes of more than $100 billion. Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin joined the exclusive club last week after a rally in technology shares. The tech-focused Nasdaq 100 Index has risen more than 7% this year, with Google parent Alphabet soaring for the past two weeks as it won a copyright ruling.
Page and Brin — who entered the elite group that includes Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Bill Gates — added more than $20 billion each to their wealth this year. Tap the link in bio to read more about the world’s richest people.