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Warren Buffett & GM’s Bondholders

May 4, 2009


Warren Buffet is an ardent supporter of the Obama Administration, which seems puzzling given his penchant for the free market and capitalism throughout his life.  (Check out Roger Lowenstein’s “Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist” – definintely a good read…) On the other hand, he’s been extremely charitable throughout his life, giving away most […]

Philanthropy: The market fills the gaps

March 19, 2009


Jane Siebels, manager at Green Cay Asset Management noticed that even large international organizations like the Clinton Global Initiative were working in isolation.  The solution?  Develop an interactive platform for philanthropic organizations to communicate and network. From the article: But the inefficiencies created by the fact that each of those organizations works in isolation troubled […]