Elon Musk's wealth soars by $97bn in 2023's first half
The first half of 2023 was extremely good for the world's wealthiest and in particular for Elon Musk. From January to June, the richest 500 added a combined $852 billion to their fortunes, Bloomberg reported. It was the best half they had since the latter half of 2020. The gains billionaires made reflect a broad stock market rally in 2023's first half.