Warren Buffett

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Paypal founder launches tirade against ‘gerontocracy’ over bitcoin
Peter Thiel, the libertarian tech investor, says figures such as Warren Buffett are hindering cryptocurrency

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

08, Apr, 2022 @2:09 PM

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‘White knuckle’ week for tech titans as shares and fortunes fall
Nine of world’s 10 richest billionaires see wealth dented as rising interest rates spur sell-off of ‘stay at home’ stocks

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

28, Jan, 2022 @6:52 PM

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Wealthiest Americans’ tax avoidance – the shock report’s most striking details
A new investigation by ProPublica shows in some years men such as Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk paid no federal income tax

Harron Walker

10, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Richest 25 Americans reportedly paid ‘true tax rate’ of 3.4% as wealth rocketed
ProPublica investigation shows how little US super-rich, including Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, reportedly paid between 2014 and 2018

Adam Gabbatt in New York

08, Jun, 2021 @6:52 PM

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Fund management ‘irretrievably broken’, says star investor
Baillie Gifford’s outgoing star investor criticises ‘near pornographic allure’ of earnings reports and headlines

Julia Kollewe

13, May, 2021 @4:27 PM

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Warren Buffett names Greg Abel as next CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Billionaire, 90, lets slip plan for vice-chairman to take over at $644bn investment group

Edward Helmore in New York

03, May, 2021 @6:01 PM

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Warren Buffett, Amazon, Starbucks and others condemn voting restrictions in letter
‘Voting is the lifeblood of our democracy,’ says the double-page letter published in the New York Times and Washington Post

Edward Helmore in New York

14, Apr, 2021 @2:46 PM

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Ten billionaires reap $400bn boost to wealth during pandemic
Covid-19 pushed many into poverty but brought huge benefits for some of the wealthiest, renewing calls for fairer taxes

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

19, Dec, 2020 @4:00 PM

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MacKenzie Scott: ex-wife of Jeff Bezos gives away $4bn in four months
The 50-year-old, who was married to Amazon boss for 26 years, donates to Covid groups

Mark Sweney

16, Dec, 2020 @9:11 AM

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Warren Buffett makes big investment in US pharmaceutical firms
Berkshire Hathaway bought $5.7bn worth of shares in four companies in third quarter

Jasper Jolly

17, Nov, 2020 @6:21 PM

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Warren Buffett invests $6bn in Japan's five biggest trading houses
The 90-year-old US business tycoon hopes for ‘opportunities of mutual benefit’

Mark Sweney

31, Aug, 2020 @1:11 PM

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In a pandemic, billionaires are richer than ever. Why aren't they giving more? | Chuck Collins
Billionaires get huge tax breaks to park money in private family foundations operated by wealthy heirs. Little goes to actual charity work

Chuck Collins

03, Aug, 2020 @11:46 AM

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