Amanda Drury is co-anchor of CNBC's "Street Signs," where she is based at the network's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. She is a regular contributor to MSNBC's "Jansing & Co" and NBC's "Today" show.
Drury has been a business and financial journalist for more than 10 years. She joined CNBC U.S. in May 2010 from CNBC Asia Pacific, where she had been anchor on two of the network's signature morning business programs, "Squawk Box" and "CNBC's Cash Flow," based in the CNBC Australia headquarters in Sydney.
She joined CNBC Asia Pacific in 2001 as an anchor for "Market Watch" and "Business Centre Australia." In addition to tracking the markets and speaking with business and political leaders across the region, Drury had hosted numerous feature programs for the network, including the personal finance show "Grow Your Wealth," which she pioneered and the technology-focused "Generation-e." She was twice nominated as "Best News Anchor" at the Asian Television Awards.
Prior to joining CNBC, Drury was a television and radio anchor for Bloomberg in Tokyo. She also has held various radio posts at Sydney radio stations. She began her career in Japan working in international relations.
Drury holds a bachelor's in fine arts, French and Japanese from Melbourne University.
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The U.S. Dollar Index, has risen 7 percent over the past four months, taking the index to a one-year high. And according to the technicals, the rally may just be getting started. CNBC's Amanda Drury checks it out.
As if this record-setting rally needed another superlative, a new statistic is now making the rounds on Wall Street and getting traders to scratch their heads in disbelief.
In the wake of a deadly attack this week in Canada, traders have been forced to reconcile the potential of increased terrorism.
Wednesday's attack in Ottawa marked the second potential act of terrorism this week against soldiers in Canada.
On Wednesday traders stepped back from the market after a deadly shooting in Canada’s parliament unnerved investors.
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