Search for Warren Buffett and
    1. June 26, 2015

      Bond proxies: Can you afford not to own them?

      “It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price,” Warren Buffett once...

    2. June 16, 2015

      AB InBev: one more deal for the road?

      A pint of beer contains a lot of water — but even more money. The latter observation set Jorge Paulo Lemann on a path to...

    Special Reports

    1. Brazil & the US 2013

      Politics put to one side in sign of closer ties...
    Search more Special Reports on this topic.

    1. June 16, 2015

      IAG/Berkshire Hathaway: win-win?

      In the happy world of deal press releases, everyone is a winner. Back in the real world, one of the sides is always on top....

    2. June 6, 2015

      Plenty to chew over at Buffett lunch

      The folks who successfully bid $2.3m for lunch with Warren Buffett can expect a convivial event filled with jokes,...

    3. June 2, 2015

      Warren Buffett adds new billionaires to ‘giving pledge’

      Warren Buffett forecast that US-style philanthropy is catching on among billionaires in other countries, as he unveiled the...

    4. May 21, 2015

      Booker: boring but brilliant

      When good management meets a bad business, the business usually wins, Warren Buffett famously observed. Did Mr Buffett ever...

    5. May 19, 2015

      Klaus Schwab opens door for his Davos successor

      Davos Man, that icon of the global elite, has admitted he is not immortal. After more than four decades at the helm of the...

    6. May 18, 2015

      Race for insurance assets picks up pace

      The Italian dynasty behind the carmaker Fiat seemingly has little in common with China’s largest privately owned...

    7. May 11, 2015

      Shed no tears for slow demise of the joint CEO-chair role

      Sometimes a species reaches the end of its natural existence. As its numbers dwindle, disappearance becomes inevitable and...

    8. May 8, 2015

      The Ideas Column: Risk worth taking?

      The basic principle of all financial theory is deeply embedded in the investor psyche: more risk means more reward. It makes...

    9. May 6, 2015

      Buffett’s Chinese fans make Omaha pilgrimage to see the sage

      Among the tens of thousands of wannabe Warren Buffetts who converged on Omaha last weekend to listen to his utterances on...

    10. May 5, 2015

      Hedge fund pay down as top 25 managers bank total of $11.6bn

      The world’s 25 best paid hedge fund managers earned a combined $11.62bn last year even as the industry suffered from largely...

    11. May 4, 2015

      Warren Buffett versus the hedge funds

      With three years to go, Warren Buffett is comfortably winning his charity bet that a low-cost index tracker would trounce a...

    12. May 3, 2015

      Global insurers should be supervised at scale

      As Warren Buffett hosted the jolly 50th anniversary shareholder meeting of Berkshire Hathaway in Omaha, Nebraska, this...

    13. May 3, 2015

      Warren Buffett forced to defend relationship with Brazil’s 3G Capital

      Berkshire Hathaway shareholders are expressing unease at the company’s deepening relationship with private equity group 3G...

    14. May 1, 2015

      Berkshire Hathaway profits bolstered by rail operator BNSF

      Profits at Berkshire Hathaway’s railway operator, BNSF, jumped in the first months of this year, even as it poured money...

    15. Business Blog

      May 1, 2015

      Berkshire's 2015 jamboree

      This Live Blog session closed at 03:31 on 3 May 2015.Berkshire Hathaway shareholders came out in record numbers to mark the...

    16. May 1, 2015

      Woodstock of Capitalism’s odd couple

      Bill Gates is not expecting to triumph in his table tennis match this weekend. The Microsoft founder will once again be...

    17. April 30, 2015

      Quiz: When did Warren Buffett say it?

    18. April 26, 2015

      US share buybacks loot the future

      Observers of the US political scene complain about a dearth of leadership. The same is also true of the corporate world....

    19. April 26, 2015

      The mystery of billionaires’ long marriages

      To be a billionaire, the first thing you need is a personality disorder. That is what I had always assumed, based on my own...

    20. April 23, 2015

      Union Pacific growth held back by weaker coal and oil traffic

      The months-long disruption in US West Coast ports and falling traffic in coal and crude oil held back first-quarter profit...

    21. April 23, 2015

      Lazard revenues ride dealmaking wave

      Lazard hit new highs in the first quarter of this year, as the independent investment bank profited from its advisory role...

    22. March 31, 2015

      Charter/ Bright House: harmonic convergence

      Despite resilient corporate debt markets, paying in stock is suddenly fashionable for big deals. Last week Warren Buffett...

    23. March 30, 2015

      US jobs report crowns active week ahead

      For investors the focus this week will probably switch from blockbuster corporate deals to economic and political...

    24. March 27, 2015

      Jorge Paulo Lemann, a lean, hungry mogul

      Jorge Paulo Lemann, Brazil’s richest man and founder of private equity firm 3G, is perhaps the least Brazilian of the...

    25. March 27, 2015

      Kraft Heinz will have to pass taste test

      Heinz ketchup, Oscar Meyer hot dogs, Kool-Aid, Jell-O and Kraft Singles processed cheese slices — it could be the perfect...

    26. March 26, 2015

      Heinz-Kraft: Warren’s buffet

      It was easy to be sceptical: Warren Buffett and 3G paid a super-premium price to buy Heinz two years ago. It was hardly...

    27. March 26, 2015

      Warren Buffett wins two ways on Heinz

      Warren Buffett won two ways on the leveraged buyout of Heinz in 2013, doubling his money on his equity investment and...

    28. March 25, 2015

      Kraft deal offers glimpse into Berkshire’s future

      Warren Buffett turned Berkshire Hathaway into the second-largest company in the US by buying businesses and letting their...

    29. March 25, 2015

      Heinz/Kraft: debt of gratitude

      The archetypical private equity buyout takes a company with a stout, if conservative, balance sheet and piles on debt to...

    30. FT Alphaville

      March 25, 2015

      Tomato ketchup, mac n' cheese, kool-aid, private equity existential doubt and anomie

      Well, shouldn’t buyout firms be a little perturbed by things like this? PITTSBURGH and NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 25, 2015...

    31. March 25, 2015

      Kraft Heinz: The right ingredients for a deal

      The merger of Kraft Foods and HJ Heinz orchestrated by 3G Capital, the private equity vehicle of three Brazilian...

    32. March 25, 2015

      Heinz swallows Kraft in deal engineered by Warren Buffett and 3G

      Slideshow: Brazilian buyout group eyes Kraft Heinz is to take over Kraft Foods to create one of North America’s biggest food...

    33. March 20, 2015

      Holcim/Lafarge: start the mixer

      Management, in many industries, is just not that important. This is hard to accept. Everyone — most of all managers...

    34. March 11, 2015

      Warren Buffett shows HSBC and Delta Air Lines how to say sorry

      Doctors bury their mistakes and, according to a 2008 UK survey, often keep quiet about them. They shouldn’t. The General...

    35. March 6, 2015

      Irving Kahn, stockbroker and fund manager, 1905-2015

      In an age when fortunes in financial markets can be made and lost in fractions of a second, Irving Kahn held out against the...

    36. March 4, 2015

      How to follow in Warren Buffett’s big footsteps

      On the 50th anniversary of Berkshire Hathaway, the investment fund-cum-industrial conglomerate that now employs 341,000...

    37. March 4, 2015

      The $62bn secret of Warren Buffett’s success

      Warren Buffett’s tax savvy approach Warren Buffett is one of the most famous, and certainly the richest, proponents of...

    38. March 1, 2015

      The Buffett duck flaps its wings occasionally

      The arrival of Berkshire Hathaway’s annual letter, the latest of which landed over the weekend, is eagerly anticipated by...

    Search for Warren Buffett and

    RELATED VIDEOS

    Videos from FT.com that closely match this topic

    1. Briefing of the top headlines from around the world...
      March 2, 2015

      Briefing of the top headlines from around the world

    2. Warren Buffett's investment strategy explained...
      February 2, 2015

      Warren Buffett's investment strategy explained

    3. Vincent Boland and Nikki Tait talk about global airline stocks...
      April 10, 2013

      Vincent Boland and Nikki Tait talk about global airline...