Warren Buffett

Buffett: Float, Not Climate Change or Catastrophes Are Berkshire’s Reinsurance “Worries” Members Public

Warren Buffett is more concerned about global interest rates and the reinsurance industry’s declining float then the possibility of a climate change induced super-catastrophes. “If super-cats become costlier and more frequent, the likely – though far from certain – effect on Berkshire’s insurance business would be to make it larger

Chris Westfall

Buffett Says Life Reinsurance Mistake Now a “Gem,” Commercial Push Will Become “Major Asset” Members Public

Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett spent a large portion of his 50th anniversary investor letter [http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/letters/2014ltr.pdf]talking up his vast insurance and reinsurance operations, but called the company’s life reinsurance book and the start-up  focused on commercial insurance for a special nod. Buffett

Chris Westfall
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