Newsmakers

As Leaders Gather, SWFs Warn of Protectionism

 

Funds from across the globe gathered in Singapore alongside world leaders to express their concerns over protectionism—and to promote the idea of sovereign wealth funds as long-term, stable investors.

Buffett, Seeing Crisis Abate, Makes A Move

 

Following large profit increase—not the least of which was seen in its insurance units—Berkshire has made an “all in” bet on the American economy with its purchase of Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad.