Billionaire Elon Musk, the founder of Space X and Tesla, has overtaken his main rival Jeff Bezos in ranking the wealthiest people in the world and took first place, Forbes writes.
Musk's fortune is estimated at $ 203.4 billion, with his assets growing by as much as $ 3.8 billion during the day. The founder of Space X became the third person in the world with a fortune exceeding $ 200 billion.
The second place in the ranking today is taken by Jeff Bezos; his fortune is estimated at 197.7 billion dollars.
In third place is Bernard Arnault, who owns 175.7 billion.
Fourth place went to Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates ($ 131 billion), followed by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg ($ 126.4 billion).