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Warren Buffett just gifted $759 million of Berkshire Hathaway stock to good causes - after donating $4 billion in June

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Warren Buffett made a surprise donation of $759 million in stock on Wednesday.
The investor split a total of 2.4 million Class B shares between four of his family's foundations.
Buffett has gifted 52% of his Berkshire Hathaway shares since 2006, but still holds a 15.5% stake.
Warren Buffett must be feeling grateful this Thanksgiving, as he unexpectedly donated $759 million to good causes on Wednesday. The famed investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO converted 1,600 Class A shares in his company into 2.4 million Class B shares, then gifted all of them...
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Buffett just gave another $750 million in Berkshire Hathaway stock to his family charities

12 days ago   |   By Fortune

Unlike his annual gifts to charity each summer, the recipients didn't include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
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