All posts tagged "aig"

  • Bruce Berkowitz - Fairholme Fund
    Bruce Berkowitz Discusses His Massive Commitment to Four Financials

    Consuelo Mack, host of Wealthtrack, recently interviewed Bruce Berkowitz, manager of the Fairholme fund. Berkowitz explained why nearly 80% of his fund is allocated to four financial stocks, led by AIG and Bank of America.

    • Posted September 27, 2014
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  • Bruce Berkowitz - Fairholme Fund
    Bruce Berkowitz Defends Having AIG Make Up 50% of His Fund

    Bruce Berkowitz, founder and manager of the Fairholme Fund, was interviewed at length by CNBC's David Faber this week.

    • Posted September 6, 2013
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  • Bruce Berkowitz - Fairholme Fund
    Bruce Berkowitz is Sticking With Financials

    One the most renowned and successful mutual fund managers of the past 10-15 years, Bruce Berkowitz, founder of the Fairholme Fund, was interviewed by Consuelo Mack recently. Berkowitz was named Morningstar’s Domestic Mutual Fund Manager of the...

    • Posted October 19, 2012
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    Bruce Berkowitz’s Big AIG Bet

    Gurufocus reports that American International Group (AIG) is a whopping 18% of Bruce Berkowitz’s Fairholme Fund. The fund had a spectacular period of outperformance gaining over 300% from 12/29/99 through 6/30/11, however, the first six months of...

    • Posted August 3, 2011
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  • An Alternative Take on Madoff

    Dasan, Daily Market Journal of a Rogue Speculator, provides a very politically incorrect view of mega-ripoff-superstar Bernie Madoff. Dasan suggests that Madoff was not an evil psychopath, but weighed the pros and cons and made a rational...

    • Posted July 3, 2009
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  • George Soros Says Credit Default Swaps are Truly Toxic and Should be Outlawed

    Dealbook reports that George Soros has called the CDS an instrument of destruction which should be banned. The CDS was instrumental in creating the financial crisis leading to the collapse of AIG, and contributing to the downfall...

    • Posted June 14, 2009
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