Kate Kelly was a CNBC reporter focusing on hedge funds and Wall Street.
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.
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CNBC's Kate Kelly reports hedge fund managers are struggling as to how to play a win or loss for either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on an effort by some hedge fund employees to raise awareness for homeless youth.
In a new letter to investors, executives of the hedge fund explained why rapid inflation is now their biggest concern.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on hedge fund performance for the month of October.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports highlights from what venture capitalist and hedge fund manager Peter Thiel had to say on the U.S. economy and his support for Donald Trump at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports that Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel will speak at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. about his support for Donald Trump.
Chipotle hires a defense team against Pershing Square's Bill Ackman, including Goldman Sachs, high-powered lawyers and public relations specialists. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports.