Billionaires

‘Beff Jezos’ praises Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk for space push

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are in a bit of a space race. The two billionaires are like-minded about getting humanity into the solar system, but here on Earth they’re competing fiercely to give their respective space companies—SpaceX and Blue Origin—an upper hand. Not everyone is thrilled about two of the world’s richest men wielding …

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Bezos: Blue Origin needs to be faster as Musk’s SpaceX surges

Jeff Bezos wants his space cargo and tourism venture Blue Origin to move faster—much faster—as Elon Musk’s SpaceX notches one win after another. The space rivalry between the two billionaires has been well documented. But in a long interview with the Lex Fridman Podcast posted Thursday, the Amazon founder struck a diplomatic note, acknowledging that …

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Billionaires are in the midst of their own Great Wealth Transfer, UBS finds

Welcome to the modern dynastic era. Today’s billionaires are undergoing a seismic shift, transferring an unprecedented amount of wealth to heirs around the world that is so large it’s changing the makeup of the typical billionaire. Right now, the typical billionaire is around 69 years old and made his (it’s almost always a man) money …

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