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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg donates $100 mn to charity

Thursday, December 1, 2016 | More »

Sheryl-Sandberg
Facebook Inc.’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has transferred $100 million worth of the social networking giant’s stock into a fund which is meant for philanthropic donations, according to a report by Recode citing the latest filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Sandber...

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos beats Warren Buffett to be the third richest man in the world again

Ecommerce giant Amazon’s founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the world’s third richest man again pulling down Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett. On Tuesday, Buffett’s net worth slipped by $1.3 billion, according to Forbes. At the end of trading in the US on Tuesday, Bezos had doubled his lead ov...

15 September, 2016 | More »

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is now richer than Warren Buffett

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Thursday became the third richest person on the planet, going past Berkshire Hathaway promoter Warren Buffett, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index, a daily ranking of the world’s wealthiest people. Bezos sneaked past Buffett, but just about. As of July 22,  B...

22 July, 2016 | More »

Berkshire

Buffett’s Berkshire dumps newspaper giant Gannett, bets on US direct-broadcast satellite service provider Dish Network

In a surprise turn of events, Warren Buffett’s investment firm Berkshire Hathaway diluted its entire shareholding in Gannett Company Inc., the largest newspaper publisher in the US as measured by total daily circulation, according to a US Securities and Exchange Commission filing by the firm. ...

16 August, 2013 | More »