(February 29, 2016) Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway CEO, weighs in on autonomous automobiles and it's impact on insurance premiums and car dealerships. And Buffett wonders if Donald Trump is happy in his job if he's out campaigning for another. Try to find you passion, advises Buffett. Also Buffett and Bill Gates share the same trait... Continue Reading →
(May 2, 2015) Warren Buffett explains how certain individuals he met over the course of his career led to Berkshire Hathaway’s success in the insurance industry.
(May 4, 2013) Warren Buffett explains why hedge funds are aggressively entering the reinsurance market and how this may have a negative effect on Berkshire Hathaway’s reinsurance businesses.
(May 2, 2009) Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway wants every American to “have in their mind that there’s a good chance they could save money” by checking out GEICO’s car insurance rates.
(May 3, 2003) Warren Buffett talks about how the amount of money in the insurance industry can cause companies to behave foolishly.
(May 4, 2002) Warren Buffett shares his thoughts on the 9/11 attacks and explains how Berkshire’s insurance companies have starting taking terrorism into account when writing policies.
(May 3, 1999) Berkshire bought the reinsurance company General Re in 1998. Warren Buffett says he doesn’t expect to feel the benefits of the acquisition for a few more years.
(May 5, 1997) Warren #Buffett comments on the impact of insurance operation from the Hurricane Andrew. He stated that while Berkshire Hathaway exposes to large payouts on the insurance policy from catastrophic event, #Berkshire Hathaway is expected to make money from the underwriting over the long term.