American media reports stated that billionaire Bill Gates transferred shares worth 2.4 billion dollars to Melinda Gates on the same day they divorced after 27 years of marriage..
According to what was reported by “Business Insider”, Gates transferred shares of the largest auto dealer in the United States, the Coca-Cola bottling company, a Mexican radio network, and a railroad company, to become owned by Melinda, according to US Securities and Exchange Commission files..
Melinda thus holds a 4.7% stake in Coca-Cola Femsa, With a value of $ 121 million, and a stake of 6.7% in Televisa Group The Mexican company has a value of $ 386 million, making it a major shareholder in two of the largest Mexican companies.
Bill Gates gave his ex-wife some of his railroad shares Canada National Railway Canadian andAutoNation for car trade.
And the American billionaire, Bill Gates and his wife Melinda announced in a joint statement, earlier, that they had taken a decision to end their marriage..
Bill Gates, co-founder and former CEO of Microsoft, said in a tweet on Monday that he and his wife Melinda Gates will split after 27 years of marriage.