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Berkshire takes 8.7 percent stake in Carlyle-controlled Axalta

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- Paint maker Axalta Coating Systems Ltd said Berkshire Hathaway Inc would buy an 8.7 percent stake in the company from controlling shareholder Carlyle Group for $560 million.

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

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.

01 Apr 2015

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.

01 Apr 2015

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