(May 7, 2018) Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger, and Bill Gates discuss the decision to name Ajit Jain and Greg Abel as co-vice chairmen of Berkshire Hathaway, making clearer the line of succession to eventually be the company’s next CEO.
(May 5, 2018) When Charlie Munger and Bill Gates join the May 5 “Squawk Box” conversation, bitcoin comes up again. While admitting it’s “clever computer science,” Munger argues cryptocurrencies are “worthless artificial gold” that facilitates “illicit activity.” Gates acknowledges the underlying blockchain technology is a “good thing,” but thinks the price gains are being driven... Continue Reading →
(May 4, 2015) In a live appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” the Monday morning after Berkshire’s 2015 shareholder meeting celebrated 50 years of Warren #Buffett in charge at #Berkshire, he defends Clayton Homes against predatory lending accusations and explains his long-term optimism on IBM. The CEOs of Berkshire’s four biggest stock stakes discuss what it’s... Continue Reading →
(May 5, 2014) In a live interview from the Nebraska Furniture Mart just after the 2014 annual meeting, Warren Buffett explains why he didn’t more aggressively criticize a Coca-Cola compensation plan that he thought was excessive. He is also joined by Charlie Munger as they look back on 50 years at Berkshire Hathaway, and Bill... Continue Reading →
(October 1, 2011) Warren Buffett said at a briefing yesterday in the southern Chinese city of Changsha he expects "large" opportunities in China, making the world's fastest growing major economy a "logical" place to invest. Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charles Munger visited the facilities of automaker BYD Co., part owned by Berkshire, and with Microsoft... Continue Reading →
(September 30, 2005) Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are the two richest men in America and very close friends. Though a generation apart in age, and founders of two very different businesses, each has a deep admiration for the other. They share a sense of responsibility to use their wealth to improve the world. In... Continue Reading →