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 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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I was on Power Lunch recently with Michael Lewis, author of "Boomerang," a series of essays on the problems that Iceland, Ireland and others have had due to the global debt crisis. There is a very amusing chapter on a visit he made to Greece a short while ago. Here are some excerpts.
What's next for Europe? Streamlining the decision-making process and allowing sovereign countries to give up even more control of their economies to the EU. That means amending 60 years' worth of treaties. But it has to be done. There will be a lot of opposition.