Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates leaves Board of Directors

Bill Gates The Microsoft co-founder had left Microsoft’s day-to-day business years ago. (Photo: dpa) Bangalore MicrosoftCo-founder Bill Gates has withdrawn from the board of directors of the technology giant. He announced on Friday that he would now concentrate more on his philanthropic engagement. Gates and his wife Melinda run one of the largest foundations in […]

Buffett is buying back more shares than ever

new York Warren Buffett’s letter to shareholders is one of the most popular of its kind. The star investor always writes it himself and is an expression of the extremely personal relationship with the shareholders. This year, the head of the Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate devoted himself extensively to succession planning – after all, he has […]

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway stock has been underperforming since 2009

Warren Buffett sought to reassure investors of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s long-term future after a disappointing year for the conglomerate’s performance. 89-year-old Mr. Buffett, President and CEO of Berkshire, is known for his long-term success as a stock investor and agreement maker. But in recent years, Berkshire’s equity performance has failed to beat the market. Berkshire […]