Buffett's bottom

26 December 2007 By Rob Cox

Despite rumours he would rescue Countrywide, Bear Stearns or others, the Berkshire boss is shelling out $4.5bn for the Pritzker’s old style industrial conglomerate Marmon. He may be growing risk averse in his old age but he’s probably right in thinking there’s worse to come.

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