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.


  • EMS Transaction Fee Has Investors Up In Arms Monday, 14 Feb 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    Investors in Emergency Medical Services Corp. are scratching their heads with one hand and calling their lawyers with the other as they try to understand how the company paid $300 million in “transaction costs” for its $3.2 billion leveraged buyout and why those costs were included in the purchase price.

  • Hedge Fund Closing Over Government Inquiry Friday, 11 Feb 2011 | 12:52 PM ET
    David Ganek, Founder of Level Global

    Friday, David Ganek, the man who runs the $3.5 billion hedge fund Level Global Investors, informed his investors of his plan to shut the fund down—given a lengthy government inquiry regarding the use of so called expert networks.

  • 10 Percent Implied Premium in NYSE Merger Wednesday, 9 Feb 2011 | 2:01 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Borse are days away from finalizing a merger under which Deutsche Borse would exchange its shares for NYSE shares at an implied premium of roughly 10 percent, according to people close to the deal.

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