P van Rooyen

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The College Conundrum: Physical Vs. Virtual Face Off

I just spent a day touring colleges with my high-school aged son. I learned a lot about the state of education today… but in some ways more about the coming revolution around the corner.<p>This is my second time doing the college tour tromp, and with and 8 year age difference, enough years had gone by …

Higher Education

Smooth transition in Nigerian election

Incumbent Goodluck Jonathan phoned former military leader Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday to concede defeat in Nigeria's presidential elections,

Africa

Quotes & Quips from Warren Buffett’s 2014 Shareholder Letter

Warren Buffett’s annual letter to his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders is one of the most widely read corporate reports in the business community. Here are some of the highlights of the latest one.

Warren Buffett’s Letter Lays Out Exactly How ‘Unsophisticated’ Investors Beat Huge Banks. It’s Worth Reading Every Word.

There’s a key passage in the 2014 Berkshire Hathaway letter to shareholders that helps explain the mindset of Warren Buffett, a man who has made staggering amounts of money over his investing lifetime.<p>Buffett’s points in the Saturday letter: volatility is not the same as risk, you should fear …

Two books Warren Buffett says you should read

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — After you read Warren Buffett’s latest letter to shareholders, he’s got two other reading recommendations.<p><b>“Where Are the</b> …

Investing

Warren Buffett on Heinz: Oh yeah!

When it came to acquisitions, Warren Buffett used to go it alone. But all that changed in 2013, when he partnered with investment firm 3G to buy …

50 Years of Berkshire Annual Letters: Here are Some Highlights

Warren Buffett has been writing an annual letter to his investors for decades.<p>His earliest letters, written to the people who had put their money into his hedge-fund-like investing partnership in the 1960s, were “photocopied and passed hand to hand around Wall Street until the copies became blurry …

Investing

Value Investing India | Value Investing Course

Simple ideas on value investing in India. Value investing course and value investing newsletter to help you make money in Indian stock market.

Investing

Deep Value Investing: Let's Move Forward

Deep Value Investing: Let’s Move Forward by CSInvesting<p>A Hermit has no peer pressure–Robin Wright<p><b>Thanks</b><p>Thanks for all the comments. A student from …