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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I know, I know, you're all obsessed with the ECB and the 3-year LTRO that they are going to announce tomorrow. Lots of cheap money for European banks. Let me change the topic. Bernanke's testimony in the House tomorrow.
U.S. futures were weaker, with European stocks mostly down. Over the weekend, the Group of 20 (G20) finance finisters punted on expanding the International Monetary Fund’s own bailout fund, insisting Europe expand its own fund first.
This weekend: A Group of 20 nations meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors in Mexico City. The debate will be simple: Should there be additional capital contributions to the International Monetary Fund? This is going to be contentious.
"We are in the worst economic crisis since 1929," Credit Agricole CEO Jean-Paul Chifflet. If you think the Greece mess is costless or bloodless, just look at the European bank news this morning. At least four banks posted poor earnings and cited losses on their Greek holdings.
From stocks to politics, here's why today's rally may have been triggered by multiple factors.
Traders have been staring at their hands for weeks as stocks have been drifting lower since hitting historic highs.
If you want a microcosm of the problem with banking, you should look at what the big regional banks are saying.
Spring is here and the IPO floodgates have finally opened.