GO
Loading...

Kate Kelly

CNBC Reporter

Kate Kelly joined CNBC in May 2010 as a reporter focusing on hedge funds and Wall Street. She appears during CNBC's business day programming and contributes to CNBC.com.

Previously, Kelly was a staff reporter for The Wall Street Journal, where she spent a decade. She covered numerous firms for the Journal including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley as well as the movie business and the New York Stock Exchange. Before joining the Journal in 2001, she was a writer and reporter for Time magazine and, before that, a reporter at The New York Observer.

She has won a number of prestigious awards, including two Gerald Loeb Awards, four awards from the Society of American Business Editors and a Livingston Award for Young Journalists in the national reporting category.

She also has been honored by the Newswomen's Club of New York, the Medill School of Journalism and the New York City Deadline Club. She is the best-selling author of "Street Fighters: The Last 72 Hours of Bear Stearns, the Toughest Firm on Wall Street" and she released her second book, "The Secret Club That Runs The World: Inside the Fraternity of Commodity Traders," in June 2014.

Kelly holds a bachelor's degree from Columbia College at Columbia University.

Follow Kate Kelly on Twitter @katekellycnbc.

More

  • SAC Capital to Hold Staff Meeting, Discuss Travails Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    SAC Capital will gather members of its 1,000-person staff after the markets close Thursday for the second time in two weeks, says someone familiar with the matter, hoping to address lingering questions about a new insider-trading probe and its ramifications for SAC’s founder, Steve Cohen.

  • SAC May Face Civil Charges in Insider Trading Probe Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 10:12 AM ET

    SAC Capital, the hedge fund embroiled in an insider-trading investigation, is facing possible civil charges from federal regulators, according to someone briefed on a conference call with investors Wednesday.

  • Could SAC Face Civil Charges?     Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 10:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly has the latest details on new developments in the insider trading investigation surrounding hedge fund SAC Capital.

Shark Tank

The Profit

  • Meet the business turnaround king Marcus Lemonis. He's spending millions of his own money to save failing businesses. The Profit returns this October!

  • Entrepreneurs can learn by seeking advice from business owners before them - especially Marcus Lemonis of CNBC's "The Profit." With his hands in more than 100 businesses, Lemonis dispenses advice daily on social media. Here on "The Biz Fix" he answers some often-asked questions.

  • In NYC, food trucks have been hot, but many owners say rules and regulations are eating up profits. Marcus Lemonis weighs in.

American Greed

  • Brothers Darain and Cory Atkinson start US FIDELIS, a business selling vehicle service contracts. But when the cars break down those "warranties" prove worthless while the brothers pocket millions and live it up.

  • When customers found fault in their car service contracts, confusion ensued on who to hold responsible.

  • While U.S. Fidelis was bringing in business, the Better Business Bureau was receiving thousands of complaints against the company.

Money Talks