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What You Don’t Know About Your Defined-Benefit Plan

Bloomberg November 27, 2013 0

In the comments section on my recent post on Detroit’s pension woes, longtime reader Bronxcobra asks: Why couldn’t we just have had companies buy their pensions from insurance companies? You can, after all,

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Berkshire Said to Reduce Its Energy Future Bond Stake

Bloomberg November 25, 2013 0

Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reduced its holdings of Energy Future Holdings Corp. debt by a third after the Texas power provider made an interest payment and staved off a bankruptcy filing,

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Progressive’s Lewis, Who Championed Cannabis Rights, Dies

Bloomberg November 25, 2013 0

Progressive Corp. Chairman Peter

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Druckenmiller Bets Against IBM as Cloud Technology Wins

Bloomberg November 23, 2013 0

Stan Druckenmiller, who has one of the best track records in the hedge-fund industry over the past three decades, said he’s betting against shares of International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) while wagering on

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Buffett’s NetJets Lures East European Elite With Top-End Planes

Buffett’s NetJets Lures East European Elite With Top-End Planes

Bloomberg November 22, 2013 0

Warren Buffett ’s NetJets Inc. will employ bigger, more luxurious jets to target increasing demand for its fractional-ownership program in fast-growing East European markets led by Russia , Turkey and Ukraine. “Customers there

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Bill Gates Should Return to Lead Microsoft, Schwab Says

Bill Gates Should Return to Lead Microsoft, Schwab Says

Bloomberg November 21, 2013 0

Bill Gates should serve as Microsoft Corp.

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Keystone Foes Seek to Thwart Oil Sands Exports by Rail

Keystone Foes Seek to Thwart Oil Sands Exports by Rail

Bloomberg November 21, 2013 0

Environmentalists opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline are expanding their fight against imports of Canadian heavy crude oil by trying to block rail projects that offer another way for it to enter the

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Warren Buffett’s Exxon Bungle

Bloomberg November 20, 2013 0

How often do you make a decision to sell something for a giant gain? Quite a few times across the arc of a career, if you are a half-decent investor. But how often

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Berkshire Adds $3.7 Billion Exxon Mobil Stake

Bloomberg November 15, 2013 0

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK/A) reported a stake in Exxon Mobil Corp

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Berkshire Acquires $3.7 Billion Exxon Mobil Stake

Bloomberg November 15, 2013 0

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

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