Richest people in the world lost for a day $139 billion due to coronavirus

this writes the Agency Bloomberg. It is estimated that 4.8 billion dollars lost per day, the head of Amazon Jeff Bezos and Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy, Bernard Arnault. This was the result of a significant reduction in capitalization of their companies in which they own large blocks of stock.

the founder of the Internet Corporation Amazon maintains the lead in the list of the richest people in the world, and his fellow-sufferers in the ranking in third place.

the Owner of the Spanish trade network Zara Amancio Ortega lost for the same reason $ 4 billion, and the founder of social network Facebook mark Zuckerberg – of 3.48 billion.

Of our compatriots lost the President of “LUKOIL” Vagit Alekperov. His Covenant shares fell by 1.21 billion. In the second place, the head of “NOVATEK” Leonid Mikhelson who lost on the depreciation of the securities of 692 million dollars, the third – Vice-President “LUKOIL” Leonid Fedun, “depleted”, for 508 million dollars.

At the close of the new York stock exchange on Monday, the industrial index Dow Jones Industrial Average was down by 3.44% to 27996,26 points, the index high-tech NASDAQ companies — by 3.61%, to 9231,090 points. The index of wide market S&P 500 fell by 3.09% to 3234,59 points.

This day also was marked by the collapse of oil prices. Quotes benchmarks Brent and WTI fell by more than 4% during the trading session. The price of “black gold” North sea grades in the moment eased from $ 59 per barrel to 54.8 dollars per barrel.

on Tuesday morning, participants in the Asian market continued given American colleagues negative trend.

At the opening of trading the Shanghai stock exchange index dipped by 1.62%, to the level of 2982,07 points. In the red opened trading on the stock exchange in Shenzhen. The decline was about two percent, to 11537,55 points.

the index of the Hong Kong exchange Hang Seng at the moment of opening morning session dipped by 0.37 percent, to 26722 points.