David Faber

“Squawk on the Street” Co-Anchor

An award-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author, David Faber is a co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" (M-F: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. ET) and an anchor and co-producer of CNBC's acclaimed original documentaries and long-form programming.

During the day, Faber breaks news and provides in-depth analysis on a range of business topics during the "Faber Report." In his 20 years with CNBC, Faber has broken many big financial stories including the massive fraud at WorldCom, the bailout of the hedge fund Long Term Capital Management and Rupert Murdoch's unsolicited bid for Dow Jones.

Faber has reported ten documentaries for CNBC for which he has received Loeb, Emmy, Peabody and duPont awards.

His book, "The Faber Report," was published by Little, Brown in spring 2002; his second book, "And Then the Roof Caved In," was published in the summer of 2009 by John Wiley.

He holds a bachelor's degree in English from Tufts University.

Follow David Faber on Twitter @DavidFaber.


  • Yahoo in Talks to Exit Japan Stake Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011 | 12:27 PM ET
    The exterior of Yahoo! corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, California.

    Yahoo is in talks with Softbank to engineer a deal for Yahoo's 35 percent ownership stake in Yahoo Japan.

  • Warnings Aplenty From the 'Father' of Securitization Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 4:04 PM ET
    Lewis Ranieri

    In a candid interview, the 'father' of the mortgage backed security offered important insights on the state of the housing market and the market for securitized commercial mortgages, while also proving willing to accept criticism of the industry he helped to create.

  • Harold Ford Jr. Leaving BofA for Morgan Stanley Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 4:57 PM ET
    Harold Ford Jr.

    Harold Ford, Jr., the former Tennessee congressman who left politics for Wall Street four years ago, is moving from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to Morgan Stanley.

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