The world's richest person, Jeff Bezos has accumulated as much wealth as 2.3 million average Americans. The Amazon co-founder and CEO surpassed both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett on Forbes’ billionaires list in 2017, with his net worth up to $127 million today.
Netflix confirmed that Michelle and Barack Obama signed a multi-year deal to produce series and films. “Barack and I have always believed in the power of storytelling to inspire us, to make us think differently about the world around us,” said the former First Lady in a statement.
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn is pushing for Xerox to explore a sale. Icahn has been pushing for a change in management and four new board members, as well as cancelation of a partnership with Fujifilm. Shares in the company have been languishing since the early 2000s.