- October 16, 2015
- Posted by: David Tabaka
- Category: Market Data, News
He had more success with efforts to curb carbon emissions and used his own money to start a national movement for gun control. Respected by New Yorkers, if never adored — with a fortune estimated by Forbes at $38.6bn, he was not exactly a man of the people — Bloomberg won admirers for his drive. He was the mayor who got things done.
When he left office, Bloomberg, now 73, seemed content with full-time philanthropy. But, as the months went on, it was clear he had unfinished business at the company he co-founded in October 1981. By the time of the anniversary party, he had resumed duties as chief executive. After more than a decade in exile, the king had returned home.
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