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Warren Buffet Just Took Another Shot at Bitcoin. What Does He Know That You Don't?

Over the weekend at the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting, Warren Buffett double-downed on his critical stance of the cryptocurrency craze. Before that, he referred to Bitcoin as "probably rat poison squared." Charlie Munger also joined Buffet in his strong disdain for digital currency, citing it as a "noxious poison."
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Warren Buffet Scales Back Big Biopharma Investments

Warren Buffet Scales Back Big Biopharma Investments. What does Warren Buffett know that everyone else does not? Exactly one year ago, BioSpace reported that Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. was investing heavily in four pharmaceutical companies: Pfizer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, AbbVie, and Merck & Co. This week, Berkshire announced that it has scaled back those investments and completely eliminated its stake in Merck.

From booking the entire hotel to renting all the helicopters on the island – Inside the ultra-lavish and super-secretive 1994 wedding of Melinda and Bill Gates. Warren Buffet suggested he get a $375M ring.

Some marriages are made in heaven, and then some unions make Earth look heavenly. The wedding of ex-power couple Bill and Melinda Gates was spell-binding and secretive in equal measures. It happened in 1994, a time when no cell phones equipped with cameras existed and no social media for instant updates. But we have it today, and we intend to use it to full benefit by sharing details of beautiful weddings that’s been kept under wraps for too long. Melinda once shared a rare picture of her 29-year-old self as a happy bride dancing with her new father-in-law. Melinda captioned the photograph. It’s no secret that Melinda and Bill exchanged vows on January 1, 1994, but the wedding was a hush-hush affair.

Just weeks after the divorce announcement of Bill and Melinda, their long time friend Warren Buffet has resigned as a trustee from the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation

Back in 2006, Warren Buffett pledged that he would give away all his Berkshire shares as annual gifts to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, Sherwood Foundation, Howard G. Buffett Foundation, and NoVo Foundation. Today he has managed to keep half his promise after Warren Buffett officially announced that he is resigning as a trustee from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. As of today, he owns approximately $100 billion worth of 238,624 shares of his company Berkshire Hathway.

Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffet: Who Owns Amazon Stock?

It is most common for institutions to own the lion’s share of a large publicly traded company’s equity. The top investors in most mega-cap names tend to be the behemoths of the asset management industry. Collectively, this is true of Amazon (ticker $AMZN) as well. However, there is one individual...