Funds that Buy Like Warren Buffett

After the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, we look at the fund's top 10 holdings and which UK funds follow the Oracle of Omaha

James Gard 5 May, 2021 | 9:53AM
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Warren Buffett's successor was announced at the 2021 Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting at the weekend. Morningstar analysts had expected 59-year old Greg Abel, who runs Berkshire's non-insurance division, to be the most likely candidate to take over from the Oracle of Omaha. The announcement "removes one of the major uncertainties hanging over the company", says Greggory Warren, who attended the virtual meeting.

The meeting always brings scrutiny of what Buffett holds in the portfolio, with Apple still the number one stock. While the Berkshire Hathaway approach is unique, are there any parallels with what UK fund managers own?

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James Gard  is content editor for Morningstar.co.uk