Warren Buffett makes insurance news with caution in the industry

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Berkshire Hathaway recently announced its earnings and stated that it is unlikely that an underwriter would be purchased. In recent insurance news, Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway finally put an end to the speculations that have been made about the company for a long time, by saying that they don’t have any real intention to ever purchase a large commercial underwriter, and that the intention is to take a more organic strategy in order to grow their commercial platform. Buffett fielded some heavy questions at the annual shareholder meeting for…

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Berkshire Hathaway makes insurance news with license in Singapore

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The company has now won the permit that it needs to sell nonlife coverage within the country. In insurance news that represents a first for Berkshire Hathaway in terms of opening up shop in Asia for nonlife products, Warren Buffett’s conglomerate has now won a license to sell in Singapore, representing a first step that the company is taking in a broader expansion across that region. The license in the South East Asian country was awarded to Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance. The company behind this insurance news provides a range…

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Insurance news from Buffet’s firm shoes less reliance on the industry

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Berkshire Hathaway investors are looking toward a positive future. The insurance news that followed shortly after Warren Buffet’s birthday has indicated that while there is a positive future for investors in Berkshire Hathaway, there will need to be decisions made after the great man is no longer at the helm. Shareholders are wondering about the evolution of the company after Buffet’s contributions. Berkshire is currently made up of over 80 businesses that brought in over $3 billion in profit during the last quarter. It has a Class A stock that…

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Berkshire India announces intentions to sell either health or life insurance

A branch of Berkshire Hathaway – a firm owned by Warren Buffet – called Berkshire India has announced that it will be selling either Bajaj Allianz life or health insurance products to consumers in India. Bajaj Allianz corporate agent, Berkshire India is already providing retail customers with online travel and auto insurance products through its distribution website. However, according to Arun Balakrishnan, the CEO of BerkshireInsurance.com, within the upcoming six months, the insurer plans “to launch one more product which would be either health insurance or term life product.” Their…

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