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Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKb)

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Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance expands executive & professional lines for financial institutions in Canada
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 09:35am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance : Berkshire Hathaway specialty insurance expands executive & professional lines for financial institutions in Canada .Named Andrew Knight as national director of financial institutions, executive & professional lines, in Canada.  Full Article

Fitch Affirms Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s IDR At 'AA-'
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 02:35pm EDT 

Fitch Ratings :Fitch Affirms Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s IDR At 'AA-'.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance enters transactional liability insurance market
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 10:11am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance: Enters transactional liability insurance market . Names Robert Underhill to head product area and fills key underwriting roles .Is underwriting representations & warranties insurance and other coverages for risks and uncertainties in corporate transactions.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway - on July 13, Buffett donated 14.97 mln shares of class B common stock to Bill and Melinda Gates foundation
Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Inc : On July 13, buffett donated 14,968,423 shares of class b common stock to bill and melinda gates foundation . On July 13, buffett donated 1.5 million shares of class b common stock to susan thompson buffett foundation - sec filing . On July 6, 2015,buffett donated 1.1 million shares of class b stock to sherwood foundation, howard g. Buffett foundation,novo foundation .On July 13, 2016,buffett donated 1 million shares of class b stock to sherwood foundation,howard g. Buffett foundation,novo foundation.  Full Article

Gen Re and TransRe form exclusive broker market underwriting relationship
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 12:18pm EDT 

: Gen Re and TransRe form exclusive broker market underwriting relationship .Gen Re says TransRe to manage Gen Re's broker market treaty business in U.S. and Canada under 5-year agreement.  Full Article

Buffett's Berkshire applies to raise Wells Fargo holdings above 10 pct,but it doesn't intend to acquire more shares at present - CNBC
Friday, 1 Jul 2016 04:04pm EDT 

: Buffett's Berkshire applies to raise Wells Fargo holdings above 10 pct, but it doesn't intend to acquire more shares at present - CNBC Further company coverage: [BRKa.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway Group's specialty insurance operation opens German office
Thursday, 16 Jun 2016 03:41am EDT 

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company : In coordination with affiliate berkshire hathaway international insurance limited has established its office in düsseldorf, germany .Says jörg bechert will be, head of executive and professional lines, northern europe.  Full Article

Warren Buffett expresses optimism for America, praises Jeff Bezos
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016 04:00pm EDT 

: Warren buffett expresses optimism for America, says the luckiest person in the world is a baby being born in United States today . Buffett speaking at small business event at laguardia community college in New York . Buffett praises Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos, cites bezos' ability to delight his customers . Buffett says small business owners, as bezos once was, should make it a point to delight customers, not simply satisfy them.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway buys about 824,000 shares of Phillips 66
Monday, 23 May 2016 08:03pm EDT 

Phillips 66 :Berkshire Hathaway bought about 824,000 shares of Phillips 66 from 19 May to 23 May raises stake to 76.37 million shares - SEC filing.  Full Article

Berkshire Hathaway offered to be potential finance partner for Dan Gilbert's bid to buy Yahoo - Warren Buffett to CNBC
Monday, 16 May 2016 06:16am EDT 

:Berkshire Hathaway offered to be potential finance partner for Dan Gilbert's bid to buy Yahoo - Warren Buffett to CNBC.  Full Article

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Bezos passes Buffett, becomes third-richest person: Forbes

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com Inc , has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc .