A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani has covered Wall Street and the stock market for nearly 20 years. Pisani covered the real estate market for CNBC from 1990-1995, then moved on to cover corporate management issues before becoming Stocks Correspondent in 1997.
In addition to covering the global stock market, he also covers initial public offerings (IPOs), exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and financial market structure for CNBC.
In 2017, Pisani was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Security Traders Association of New York for "dedication to the Association and the Industry."
In 2013, he won Third Place in the National Headliner Awards in the Business and Consumer Reporting category for his documentary on the diamond business, "The Diamond Rush."
In 2014, Pisani was honored with a Recognition Award from the Market Technicians Association for "steadfast efforts to integrate technical analysis into financial decision making, journalism and reporting."
Prior to joining CNBC, Pisani co-authored "Investing in Land: How to Be a Successful Developer." He and his father taught a course in real estate development at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania from 1987-1992. Pisani learned the real estate business from his father, Ralph Pisani, a retired real estate developer.
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Global markets rebound: mainland China up 2.6 percent (biggest jump in two months); European equities are up; and European bond yields are dropping in Italy. The European Central Bank and the euro zone have not blinked on Cyprus.
The ECB has extended an olive branch: it said that it would continue to provide liquidity to Cypriot banks.
The Cypriot parliament has reportedly rejected the bill to levy taxes on depositors. This bill would have no tax on deposits below 20,000 euros.
Markets: heavy volume on quadruple witching, but volatility low. Markets dropped in the first half hour....
The bank capital return plans: Some banks returning as significant dividend payers.
It's a bit of a surprise, but all the stock exchanges are at 52-week highs.