We have known about authors, politician, businessman or philanthropist being wealthy. Michael Bloomberg is all of them. He is the 10th richest man in the world, according to Forbes. The speed at which his fortune is growing, he will surely climb up the rank.
Michael Bloomberg owns Bloomberg L.P. which is a software tool for analyzing trading in The Wall Street. However, have you ever wondered his earning from Bloomberg L.P. Well, read the article to know more about his career, net worth, and salary:
Michael Bloomberg's Career
Michael, who is also the 108th mayor of New York City started Bloomberg L.P. in 1981. He designed the software for viewing real-time market data, financial calculation and other financial analytics for the Wall Street’s firms. In just 15 years, he turned Bloomberg L.P. into $22.5 billion Company.
If you think he is only active in the business world, then you are wrong. He has also been politically active. He was the mayor of the New York City from 2002 to 2013 winning three consecutive mayor elections.
Video: Michael Bloomberg's Net worth, Career
Michael left his position as the chairman and C.E.O of his company to become the mayor. However, in 2014, he returned as the C.E.O and continued his legacy.
Michael Bloomberg's Salary, and Net Worth
In 2001, it cost a Wall Street firm around $1640 per month, but after all these years in 2014, the cost had grown up to $2100 per month. Well, with around 325,000 terminals, his company earns roughly $682,500,000 per month. Now that’s a significant number.
Michael Bloomberg giving speech during Bloomberg global business forum
You might have already guessed how rich Michael is. His net worth as in 2017 is $47.6 billion. With so much money, he has also made a donation of around $4 billion for causes such as gun control and climate change.
Michael Bloomberg's House, Cars, and Jets
Michael Bloomberg owns a lot of property all over the world. He holds plenty of houses including a mansion in London which is worth $25 million and also apartments in New York including one in 432 Park Avenue with the priciest sale of $30 million.
Part of Michael Bloomberg's Mansion in London
Source: NY Daily News
Michael also is fond of luxury cars. Some of them are Audi R8, Rolls Royce, and Mercedes. Besides, he also owns a jet.
Michael Bloomberg with his Audi R8?
Well, Michael's net worth is colossal and no doubt he is going to grow even rich in future. Let's wish him best of luck.