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Carlos Slim Fortune $6B Thinner After Election

Donald Trump might blame Carlos Slim for the allegations of sexual assault that mired the later parts of his campaign.

But Slim can now blame Trump’s election for shaving $5.8 billion from his net worth on Wednesday based on data from the Bloomberg Billionaire Index—and he may have more to lose if Trump makes good on his campaign promises.

After Trump won the electoral votes Tuesday, Slim shed 10.5% of his wealth—more than any other billionaire on the index on Wednesday—as his major stock holdings fell in value and the Mexican peso plunged as much as 13%. – READ MORE