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Buffett says if he ran Fed, he would not raise rates significantly

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NEW YORK - Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc , said he would not raise interest rates significantly if he ran the Federal Reserve.

UPDATE 1-Buffett says if he ran Fed, he would not raise rates significantly

NEW YORK, March 31 - Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said he would not raise interest rates significantly if he ran the Federal Reserve.

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RPT-Nutritionists warn diners to be wary of Warren Buffett's "junk-food" portfolio

NEW YORK, March 25 - Following Warren Buffett's investment advice may be smart but nutritionists say that eating too many of the "junk-food" products made by companies he has invested in isn't quite as wise.

26 Mar 2015

Heinz deal for Kraft expands food larder for Buffett, 3G

REUTERS - Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, will combine with Kraft Foods Group Inc in a $46 billion deal to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday. | Video

Business, Deals 26 Mar 2015

Nutritionists warn diners to be wary of Warren Buffett's "junk-food" portfolio

NEW YORK, March 25 - Following Warren Buffett's investment advice may be smart but nutritionists say that eating too many of the "junk-food" products made by companies he has invested in isn't quite as wise.

26 Mar 2015

Heinz deal for Kraft expands food larder for Buffett, 3G

- Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, will combine with Kraft Foods Group Inc in a $46 billion deal to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday.

Business, Deals 26 Mar 2015

Heinz deal for Kraft expands food larder for Buffett, 3G

- Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, will combine with Kraft Foods Group Inc in a $46 billion deal to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday. | Video

26 Mar 2015

Factbox: North America's largest food and beverage companies by sales

- Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, owned by 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , is buying a majority stake in Kraft Foods Group Inc to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday. [ID:L3N0WR3E0]

25 Mar 2015

China's BYD takes aim at Tesla in battery factory race

LOS ANGELES - Chinese automaker BYD Co Ltd , backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , aims to triple its production of batteries as it takes on Tesla Motors in the race to supply electric vehicles and boost energy storage.

14 Mar 2015

SAFT ON WEALTH-Buffett champions conglomerates, don't believe him

March 4 - Warren Buffett telling the rest of us about the advantages of conglomerates is like Willie Mays arguing for the no-look-over-the-shoulder catch while running full speed. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vrsg_-dV7Q)

05 Mar 2015