Crypto Exchange Coinbase Goes After Institutional Investors | CNBC

Coinbase announced the launch on Tuesday of four new products aimed at that investor class: Coinbase Custody, Coinbase Markets, The Coinbase Institutional Coverage Group and Coinbase Prime. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News…

Bitcoin To Hit $50,000 By Year-End: BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes | CNBC

CNBC’s Seema Mody reports on the world’s largest bitcoin conference and Arthur Hayes, BitMEX CEO, discusses his outlook for the cryptocurrency. Included are CNBC’s Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Pete Najarian, Tim Seymour, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC…

STAR of the Month: August Town is always in Etana’s heart | Entertainment

Artistes have been known to pay homage to their home turf. Grammy-winning album, Stony Hill, is named from Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley’s childhood neighbourhood, and reggae revival star Chronixx’s Spanish Town Rockin is still on disc jockeys current playlists. STAR of the Month Etana has done the same with her 2011 hit August Town. Although the reggae songstress is no longer a resident there, her tributes to the area carry on. Etana revealed that she still goes back to visit August Town to present herself as an example for others to…

Blockchain Company BitPesa Wants To Transform Payments In Africa | CNBC

Elizabeth Rossiello, BitPesa CEO and founder, discusses how her company allows customers to send and collect business payments between Africa and the rest of the world. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on…

Russell glad for PB at Shanghai Diamond League | Sports

Commonwealth Games 400m hurdles gold medal winner Janieve Russell has come away from the Shanghai leg of the IAAF Diamond League meet with a smile on her face, even though she did not win. Russell lost a battle to Olympic 400m hurdles champion Dahlilah Muhammad, but is happy with her personal best of 53.78 seconds. Speaking in Shanghai just after the race on May 12, Russell said, “I was nervous today because I had a little problem with my leg, but I just wanted to be proud of myself.” Her…

More details emerge about Henry’s resignation | Sports

While coach Sasher-Gaye Henry’s resignation may have come as a surprise to many people, it was not for a number of players on the senior national netball team, as they were reportedly made aware of the coach’s decision prior to the star of this year’s Quad Series, which was held in New Zealand in March. Henry and Marvette Anderson were made co-coaches of the Sunshine Girls team following the resignation of Jermaine Allision-McCracken in July last year. It is understood that Henry was upset that she was not part of…

Policeman caught up in laptop theft mystery | News

Just days after graduating from the National Police College of Jamaica, a newly minted policeman is being investigated in a case where a laptop was stolen. Reports are that the computer was stolen after a car belonging to a software developer was broken into last Saturday. The policeman graduated last Friday. After discovering the item was missing, the owner of the laptop tracked the device to a repair shop located on Orange Street, in downtown Kingston. Accompanied by police, the owner went to the establishment and shortly after, the 22-year-old…

Gamblers rush lucky Lotto spot | News

Gamblers from across the western region have converged at Medifair Pharmacy in Montego Bay to see if lady luck will be favourable to them. This comes after one lucky customer spent $200 dollars on a Super Lotto ticket and win $180.9 million last Friday. Had the customer bought the $300 ticket, he would have won $301.5 million. “From lotto come out, is here mi a buy. Is a lucky spot so mi not surprised,” said 68-year-old Ebeneezer White, as he waited his turn to purchase his numbers. “I buy Cash…

Vox Pop: Is the community of Wakefield living up to its fullest potential? | News

Wakefield, which is in North Trelawny, is the home of various art forms such as Tambu, Gerre and Mento Band. The WESTERN STAR asked residents whether they think the community is living up to its fullest potential. Here are the responses: Carl Headley, carpenter: “No, because the majority of the young people don’t want to get up and learn a trade. In fact, they are not eager to learn anything. The community is a nice place to live, but the youths are not involved in anything.” Kishnard Duhaney, intern: “I…