Berkshire Hathaway

JPMorgan tests its Amazon-Berkshire health venture on bank employees

11/01/19

JPMorgan Chase and Amazon.com have begun testing the new health care venture they're developing with Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, rolling out some of the new offerings to employees in a handful of states.

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Banks perform well despite falling interest rates; Berkshire wants more BofA

10/16/19

Third quarter profits at JPM, Wells Fargo and Citigroup got a boost from consumer banking; the company tells Fed it will remain a passive investor.

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Warren Buffett seeks Fed leeway to boost stake in BofA past 10%

10/15/19

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is seeking permission from the Federal Reserve to potentially increase its stake in Bank of America to more than 10%, a level that often triggers a regulatory review.

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Trump, bank executives huddle; Bitcoin futures trading near

08/19/19

The president discussed the recent market turmoil with three large bank CEOs; a daily and a monthly bitcoin contract expected next month.

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Why Apple card will succeed; Opening the Fed payments system

08/14/19

Offering 3% on purchases through its App Store, Apple hopes to make its competitors' phones a less-appealing option; a call for speeding up FedNow.

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Berkshire Hathaway's BofA stake climbs above 10% amid bank's buybacks

07/26/19

The conglomerate run by Warren Buffett has tried in the past to keep its holdings below the 10% threshold in order to avoid heightened regulatory scrutiny.

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Facebook plans crypto-based payments system; Sloan was a keeper

05/03/19

Digital coin could be used for purchases across the internet; Berkshire vice chair says he would have let Sloan stay on at Wells.

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Buffett raises bets on big banks, adds stakes in JPMorgan, PNC

11/15/18

Berkshire Hathaway plowed $13 billion into bank stocks in the third quarter that included new investments in JPMorgan and PNC and additional investments in Bank of America and Goldman Sachs.

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More changes at Goldman; SunTrust outage continues

09/18/18

Goldman's lending and deposit-taking division gets a new chief, while its EMEA head take's responsibility for Goldman's business outside North America; SunTrust's website and mobile app down for second day.

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JPM-Berkshire-Amazon health venture answers one big question: Who will lead it?

06/20/18

The companies announced Dr. Atul Gawande, a professor at Harvard and the author of several books on health care, will lead the new health venture starting July 9. But other questions remain unanswered.

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