Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg lost more than $ 3 billion a day

Tesla founder Elon Musk and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg lost more than $ 3 billion for the day due to a fall in the company’s shares.

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the state of the Musk has decreased by $ 1.62 billion, it occupies the 40th place in the list of the richest people in the world with a fortune of $ 21.5 billion.

Zuckerberg lost $ 1.66 billion, his fortune at the time of publication was estimated at $ 65.1 billion. Facebook founder takes 6th place in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Tesla shares fell in price due to a lawsuit filed by the US Securities and Exchange Commission after message about Musk’s plans to make the company private. The agency believes that the founder of Tesla intentionally misled shareholders. By the close of trading on Friday, Tesla’s quotes on the NASDAQ fell 13.9% to $ 264.77 per share. The company’s capitalization for the day fell by $ 7.3 billion to $ 45.2 billion. This is the biggest drop since November 2013, when Tesla shares fell 15%.

Facebook shares fell after the social network reported the removal of the vulnerability, which affected more than 50 million users. Quotes of the company to the close of trading fell by 2.59% to $ 164.46 per share. Capitalization of Facebook fell by $ 12.6 billion to $ 474.8 billion.

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