Warren Buffett is usually hands-off when it comes to the companies operating under Berkshire Hathaway's umbrella, but the Oracle of Omaha decided to step in and shut down a controversial practice at Business Wire.

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss Buffett's decision.

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