Erin Burnett anchored CNBC's "Street Signs" and co-anchored CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," with Mark Haines. She also appeared regularly on NBC's "Today" and "Meet the Press" and as a contributor on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."
Erin Burnett is focused on global business reporting. Burnett has hosted her live shows from five different continents and all of the BRICs. She's also filed special reports from Iraq, Libya, Egypt, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Her work includes several primetime documentaries, "India Rising: The New Empire," "City of Money and Mystery," "The Russian Gamble," "On Assignment: Iraq" and "Dollars & Danger: Africa, The Final Investment Frontier."
Burnett is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and was selected as one of Fortune's Top 40 Under 40 in 2009.
Traders say Iran is the new Libya. Just as civil war in Libya caused crude oil prices to spike to near $115 a barrel in 2011, escalating tensions between the Iran and the West could cause oil prices to reach those levels again early this year.
The NYSE may have been the Mark's home for the many years that he anchored "Squawk on the Street" from that floor, but he also found his way into the hearts of many of the traders here at the Nymex.
Ms. Curry is known and liked by viewers, but making any change to the cast of “Today,” the most profitable television news program, carries some risk, the New York Times reports.