According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the world’s richest 400 people lost $182 billion (about R2.4 trillion) in wealth last week.
It was the largest drop ever seen in the index, which only launched last September.
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This image shows how just about all the world's richest people are losing money right now:
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