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Tesla axed from the S&P 500 ESG index

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 19 MAY 2022
... taking fuel-powered cars off the road, it has fallen behind its peers when examined through a wider ESG lens," Dorn said. Elon Musk was furious about the decision and went on a Twitter tirade. "SPG Global Ratings has lost their integrity," one tweet ...

Pension fund sues Elon Musk, Twitter

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 9 MAY 2022
A Florida pension fund is suing Twitter and Elon Musk over the latter's planned takeover of the social media platform. The Orlando Police Pension Fund filed a class action in the Delaware chancery court on Friday, alleging that Delaware law forbade ...

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $61.4 billion

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  TUESDAY, 26 APR 2022
Eccentric entrepreneur Elon Musk has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire social media networking platform Twitter. In a Tweet, Musk explained his motivation to acquire the tech giant saying: "Free speech is the bedrock of functioning democracy ...

Engaged members expect more from super

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 16 AUG 2021
... investors aged 18-29 said advice via social media is the way to go. More than a quarter (28%) of males value the opinion of Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos or Bill Gates. Stake founder and chief executive Matt Leibowitz said young Australians are "hacking" financial ...

Billionaires profit from pandemic: Report

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 29 JAN 2021
... world's 10 richest billionaires have collectively seen their wealth increase by US$540 billion over the period. Tesla's Elon Musk increased his net wealth by US$128.9 billion, while Amazon's Jeff Bezos saw his fortune go up US$78.2 billion.

Bezos adds billions

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
... world. Bloomberg said seven of the 10 richest people in the world owe their wealth to the technology sector, including Elon Musk, whose fortune has soared US$47 billion so far in 2020. Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has added almost US$15 billion ...

Billionaires targeted in Twitter bitcoin scam

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 17 JUL 2020
Billionaires such as Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates were among the household names that had their Twitter accounts hacked to promote a bitcoin scam. The official Twitter accounts of many notable people, including former President Barrack Obama ...

Top traded stocks revealed

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
... warehouses worldwide were closed during the fallout of the pandemic. "A recent email leaked from Tesla chief executive Elon Musk saw the share price surge more than 8% in June, as Musk showed optimism the company could break even in the second quarter." ...

Is it really as bad as it seems?

ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
... people think this is worth discussing. This phrase mostly comes from politicians and rich-listers, even Tesla chief Elon Musk took to Twitter to call for the freedom of the American people. The IMF has warned the lockdown measures to stop the spread ...

Billionaires club rakes in cash amid COVID-19 crisis

ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
... US$23.9 billion in 2018," the Institute for Policy Studies said. Similarly, Tesla chief executive and SpaceX founder Elon Musk saw his wealth rise by $7.9 billion (US$5 billion) during the COVID-19 crisis. Jeff Bezos' ex-wife MacKenzie Bezos also saw ...
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