Topic Archives: Fairfax India (FIH-U.TO FFXDF)

OK, I know, it’s getting a little ridiculous that I still haven’t covered the whole portfolio of stocks with my annual review updates — but for some I’m waiting to see what the quarterly update tells me, and for others, well, I’m just trying to catch up. Here’s what I’ve got for you by way […]

We’ve seen a long stream of earnings reports and other worthwhile bits of data on Real Money Portfolio stocks since I last wrote to you, including some that actually included some interesting news, so prepare for a lot of quick updates…. Medical Properties Trust (MPW) reported another quarter of ho-hum… pretty much met the forecasts, […]

Fairfax India Holdings (FIH-U.TO, FFXDF) is a separate investment fund controlled (and about 1/3 owned) by Fairfax Financial (FFH.TO, FRFHF). For those unfamiliar, it was started because Fairfax wanted to put more into India, but felt there was a limit to what they could invest in that one country — so they launched a separate […]


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    I just tried to expand my position in FFXDF and discovered that it is restricted under rule 144a and cannot be purchased...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I usually buy the Toronto listed shares through Interactive Brokers, and yes, that works fine. Haven't tried to trade i...

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    Broker Fidelity has Fairfax India (FFXDF) listed as Rule 144A (restricted to restricted institutional trading). Th...

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    Two items. 1) I enjoy your updates and continue to learn from you. Thanks. 2) when I tried to purchase more FFXDF, my ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I think Berkshire is an easy buy around $200 for the long term (years), but it could easily fall below that if the marke...

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    I can't answer that question very definitively, of course -- and any answer will be different given the squishiness of t...

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