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The Five Most Requested Speakers in the World

One of our initial posts last year covered the topic of “The 10 Most ‘Booked’ Corporate and Association Speakers”. We will be making a similar post later this year but today we reveal our list of the five most requested speakers in the world. 448 more words

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Why doesn't Washington think Warren Buffett's reinsurance arm is TBTF?

Is Warren Buffett calling in favors to let his insurance business avoid the kind of regulation that he has advocated for banks?

There’s no proof of that so far, but it seems to be the suspicion behind a request to the Treasury from U.K. 745 more words

Finance

Berkshire Hathaway and Kraft

A little less than a month ago, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and Heinz (controlled by Brazilian investment firm 3G) jointly announced a takeover offer for Kraft.   568 more words

Stock Market

Signora Recession, Heeeeeeeeellllo Real Estate Market!

The American Dream Digitally Re-mastered!

A stagnant economy has largely suppressed the aspirations underlying the American Dream for many consumers in recent years and appears unable to deliver on the promise of a better future. 34 more words

Native American tribe sues BNSF over Washington oil train traffic

WASHINGTON – A Native American community in Washington state filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday against BNSF Railway to prevent trains carrying crude oil from using tracks on reservation land, saying the transport violates a long-standing agreement. 116 more words

News

Real Estate in L.A. is so hot right now!

L.A.’s appeal among techies is spreading beyond the mega-rich, with tech industry buyers from Silicon Valley spending more and more time in the Southland/L.A. — and snapping up real estate here. 172 more words