Adele adds £35m to her personal fortune in a year and tops the Young Music Rich List

New to the list are David Bowie’s wife Iman Abdulmajid, son Duncan Jones and the rest of his family, who inherited the Ziggy Stardust performer’s estate when he passed away in January. According to David’s will, he had requested that half of his fortune go to his widow Iman, and the rest should be shared […]

Tim Cook joins the billionaire club as Apple approaches $2 trillion market cap

In brief: Apple CEO Tim Cook now has a net worth north of $1 billion, putting him in the rather exclusive “10-figure net worth club.” But for Cook, the accomplishment is even more improbable considering he didn’t found the company he runs. Bloomberg estimated Cook’s net worth based on regulatory filings and “applying the market […]

Tim Cook joins the billionaire club as Apple nears $2tn valuation

Last week, the net worth of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg hit $100bn, making him a member of the exclusive so-called centibillionaire club, alongside Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. The centibillionaires, along with other company founders such as Tesla’s Elon Musk, have such enormous net worth because they hold large stakes in […]

After nine years as CEO of Apple, Tim Cook is now a billionaire

Despite being the top executive at Apple, Cook currently only directly owns “about 0.02% of Apple shares, worth around $375 million,” according to Bloomberg Billionaires, which based its projection of the CEO’s net worth on an analysis of the company’s regulatory filings.

Apple boss Tim Cook joins billionaires club

More from Apple Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Alphabet defy coronavirus to post better results than expected Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon bosses grilled over having ‘too much power’ Emmys: Watchmen and The Marvellous Mrs Maisel lead nominations Apple ‘adding periscope telephoto lens to iPhones’ – reports Coronavirus: The inside story of how government failed to […]

Tim Cook Vows To Give Away His $785m Fortune

More from Science & Tech Apple boss Tim Cook joins billionaires club Action needed to stop the use of killer robots, report says Scientists try to create first rhino test tube baby to save near-extinct species Terminally ill Canadians win right to use magic mushrooms for end-of-life stress Sheep rustlers force farmers to turn to […]

Defense pays off for SoftBank’s Masa Son

The same has happened for Japan’s SoftBank (SFTBF), but for different reasons. Not so long ago, it looked like the conglomerate was in pretty rough shape. Investments in startups including Uber (UBER), Didi, Oyo and Grab appeared to be at risk from the pandemic, forcing SoftBank to sell assets as losses snowballed.

Forbes 30 under 30 list: Adele, Ed Sheeran, FKA Twigs made the cut

That the odds of making it in the film industry were miniscule didn’t deter John, 23, who said: “When I found out about the reality of the acting industry, which is [that] 0.1% of the industry is working, I was just like, ‘You know what? I’m gonna go for it anyway’.”

The 24 best alcohol delivery services you need to know about for spirits, beer and wine

Check out Brewdog – buy here 19. Camden Town Brewery Another Craft Beer favourite, Camden Town Brewery are selling their most popular beers on their online shop. Whatsmore they’ve even launched a Heroes Lager with all proceeds from each can will be donated to support healthcare workers.

UK furlough Q&A: All you need to know about the coronavirus job retention scheme

Employer groups welcomed the deal, but said they needed more details. Mike Cherry, of the Federation of Small Businesses, said: “We await further detail on the contributions that will be required of small employers after July. We need to ensure that those obligations are affordable for the many businesses that have had no revenue coming […]