Gates reclaims rich list top spot
Bill Gates is once again the world's richest person. The co-founder of Microsoft, 57, recaptured the title from Mexican investor Carlos Slim last week.
Bill Gates is once again the world's richest person. The co-founder of Microsoft, 57, recaptured the title from Mexican investor Carlos Slim last week, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, as shares in the software maker hit a five-year high. It is the first time Gates has held the mantle since 2007. His fortune is now valued at $72.7 billion, up 16 per cent year-to-date.
Slim's America Movil, the largest mobile phone operator in the Americas, has dropped by...
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