However, Mr Buffett said he would never take short position on bitcoin futures.
Both will continue handling major capital allocation and investment decisions, including acquisitions, for the Omaha, Nebraska-based Berkshire, though they have reduced their responsibilities in recent years as they have gotten older.
Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger will retain their positions on the board.
It was Munger's idea for Abel, Jain, and himself to all have vice chair titles, Buffett said.
Berkshire Hathaway has appointed two new vice-chairmen to its board, raising speculation that one of them will succeed Warren Buffet as chairman and chief executive.
Buffett told CNBC that these appointments were "part of a movement to succession over time", adding that the appointments should not be seen as a sign of his stepping down from the company's leadership.
"Our directors believe that our future CEOs should come from internal candidates whom the Berkshire board has grown to know well", he said.
Responding to an analyst report that predicted Buffett could run Berkshire for the next 10 years, the Oracle of Omaha said that sounds a bit long without getting anymore specific. He said jokingly, "I wasn't much to start with".
Buffett, who first publicly raised the succession issue more than a decade ago, said he remained in "remarkably good health" and that his health was not a factor in making the announcement, but said "maybe six weeks ago, I just decided, 'Why not now?'"
Abel, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Energy Co., is being named vice chairman of non-insurance business operations.
However, there are 12 teams participating in the Overwatch League , meaning that there are a grand total of 312 skins. The deal, announced earlier today , is believed to be the biggest exclusive distribution deal in esports history.
This season, Pietrangelo has collected 29 points (seven goals, 22 assists) and a plus-15 rating through 41 games. Burns had a combined 151 points the last two seasons, including 76 last season, a team record for a defenseman.
Asked in recent press conference whether he would do an interview with Mr Mueller, the President quickly switched topics. Democrats said Trump is trying to block the investigation, citing his call to Republicans to "take control" of it.
Rhodes said in his memo that he'll be in Washington later this week to begin the process of finding Dickerson's replacement there. John said, "On the campaign trail I've collected complements about CBS This Morning's commitment to the news for years now.
These states generally have good transportation infrastructure, business-friendly regulators and anti-union politicians. Many automakers have announced expansions of facilities or new jobs but no other new US auto plants have been announced.
A burglary investigation that began Sunday night southwest of Tacoma ended with the death of a Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy. Due to the manhunt and ongoing police investigation, the Bethel School District has canceled school on Monday .
Kraft told the MMQB last weekend that he also expects Belichick to be with New England next season. "I'm juiced. As we know, 49ers general manager swung a deal with Bill Belichick to land Garoppolo for a second-round pick .
At least two-thirds of those who try cigarettes go on to become daily smokers, even if only temporarily, research suggests. Most of the people who are now addicted to smoking are the ones who started off with "what harm could one cigarette do".
City, who are 15 points clear at the summit, return to Premier League action with a tough trip to Liverpool on Sunday. It has been a tough period for four months now. 'We are still in negotiations, ' he added.
While she was being processed, officers discovered she had a blank prescription form from a doctor's office. In 2006, Fields pleaded guilty to carrying an unauthorized concealed weapon and served a year of probation.
Harvey Weinstein Attacked at Restaurant in Scottsdale
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Packers to name Pettine defensive coordinator
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Trump to Attend Davos, White House Says
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AT&T drops plans to carry Huawei smartphones
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Justin Timberlake kicks off tour in Toronto on March 13
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Samsung unveils The Wall
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Planes collide at Toronto airport, causing fire, evacuation
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