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The Globe and Mail
Is Fairfax facing a total loss on SandRidge Energy?Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. has had a string of investing succ
Is Fairfax facing a total loss on SandRidge Energy?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. has had a string of investing successes over the past three decades, with the company’s book value per share compounding 20 per cent annually over that time. This story is not about any of them. Instead,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Watsa wisdom: Fairfax’s (latest) bet on a market correctionMonday’s widespread market tumult prompted calls that lofty stocks were overdue
Watsa wisdom: Fairfax’s (latest) bet on a market correction
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Monday’s widespread market tumult prompted calls that lofty stocks were overdue for a correction in many parts of the world. But few have been foretelling a downturn for as long as Prem Watsa, chief executive officer and founder of investment and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fairfax shareholders approve new voting powers for WatsaShareholders of Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. have approved a proposal to loc
Fairfax shareholders approve new voting powers for Watsa
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Shareholders of Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. have approved a proposal to lock in the voting control of founder Prem Watsa’s shares. The insurance and investment company said Monday that its move to modify the terms of the company’s dual-class... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 12Overnight Media Digest * China's surprise move to weaken its currency drew qui
August 12
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
Overnight Media Digest * China's surprise move to weaken its currency drew quick condemnation from U.S. lawmakers and threatens to hurt the Obama administration's push to seal a sweeping trade agreement with Pacific nations.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fairfax again postpones meeting to decide Watsa’s voting controlPrem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. is again delaying a meeting to dec
Fairfax again postpones meeting to decide Watsa’s voting control
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. is again delaying a meeting to decide the future of its share structure. The insurance and investment company said Tuesday that it will push back its special meeting to decide whether chairman and chief... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Cara Operations makes for an alluring buy, but has to prove its worthCara traces its history to 1883, when it sold newspapers and snacks along the C
Cara Operations makes for an alluring buy, but has to prove its worth
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Cara traces its history to 1883, when it sold newspapers and snacks along the Canadian railways (hence “CaRa”). However, it appears the Cara you can buy into today was shaped in just the past couple of years. Part-owner Fairfax Financial Holdings... Read more

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