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Billionaires Bill Gates

  • Munger: We should have single-payer medicine

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO; Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman; and Bill Gates, Microsoft founder and co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, provide perspective on health-care reform. There is a lot of fraud in the system, says Munger.

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Saturday criticized Wells Fargo& Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a scandal. Wells Fargo, whose largest shareholder is Berkshire with a 10 percent stake worth roughly $27 billion, gave employees too...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a scandal. Wells Fargo, whose largest shareholder is Berkshire with a 10- percent stake worth roughly $27 billion, gave employees too...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a scandal. Wells Fargo, whose largest shareholder is Berkshire with a 10- percent stake worth roughly $27 billion, gave employees too...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a scandal. Wells Fargo, whose largest shareholder is Berkshire with a 10- percent stake worth roughly $27 billion, gave employees too...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a national scandal. Wells Fargo, whose largest shareholder is Berkshire with a 10 percent stake worth $27 billion, gave employees too much autonomy to engage in "cross-selling"...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co's previous management for failing to take action immediately upon learning that its employees were signing up customers for bogus accounts, causing a national scandal. Buffett spoke at the annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, which he chairs, and where he and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger...

  • OMAHA, Neb., May 6- Warren Buffett on Saturday faulted Wells Fargo& Co's previous management for failing to take action immediately upon learning that its employees were signing up customers for accounts they did not want. Speaking at Berkshire's annual meeting, where Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger are fielding five hours of questions from...

  • Gates and Druckenmiller said Buffet was wrong about IBM

    Warren Buffett's billionaire friends warned him in 2015 that he was wrong about IBM - and they were right.

  • Bill Gates and Warren Buffett speak with journalist Charlie Rose at an event organized by Columbia Business School on January 27, 2017 in New York City.

    Warren Buffett told CNBC he was "wrong" on IBM and "revalued it somewhat downward."

  • May 3- Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, will this weekend welcome thousands of people from around the world to Omaha, Nebraska, for the conglomerate's annual shareholder gathering, the largest in corporate America. -Market value: nearly $410 billion as of May 2, 2017. -Stock price: $249,000 per Class A share as of May 2, 2017,...

  • Bill Gates

    The odd couple played an exhibition match against John Isner and Mike McCready of Pearl Jam to raise money for charity.

  • (L to R) Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon, Larry Page, chief executive officer of Alphabet Inc. (parent company of Google), Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, Vice President-elect Mike Pence listen as President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of technology executives at Trump Tower, December 14, 2016 in New York City.

    Tech shares have risen more than banks, utilities, health firms, energy companies or consumer brands.

  • Bezos is within striking distance of Microsoft's Bill Gates

    Jeff Bezos' net worth just passed $80 billion.

  • Jeff Bezos

    Jeff Bezos' net worth just passed $80 billion, putting him within $5 billion of becoming the world's richest man.

  • NEW YORK, April 25- Hedge fund critics are becoming increasingly vocal about the $3 trillion industry, arguing that it produces mediocre returns for clients while enriching managers with exorbitant fees. But despite some image problems the industry is actually healthy, according to Simon Lorne, vice chairman and chief legal officer of Millennium Management...

  • Facebook’s chief, Mark Zuckerberg, realized early that creating the best new features is not as important as owning the biggest and most engaged network.

  • GENEVA, April 18- Merck KGaA said it is developing a children's formula of its drug to treat schistosomiasis, a parasitic worm disease that infects millions of poor people in Africa and Asia. Schistosomiasis kills 280,000 people each year in Africa alone, the German drugmaker said on Tuesday. But the pill is large, bitter and difficult for children to swallow,...

  • Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has evolved considerably in the past decade, Buzzfeed reports.

  • Richard Branson and Bill Gates

    Their conclusions may surprise you.