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

Friday File: Two Sell/Buy Simplifications in Mining, plus more Buffett, a Dating Trade, and thoughts on a dozen other holdings

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, […]

Friday File, Part Three: India (Fairfax India and Graham Value Conference notes and thoughts)

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...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    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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