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.
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CNBC's Kate Kelly; CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli; and "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly discuss Deutsche Bank concerns amid news of hedge funds cutting exposure to the bank.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on Rhode Island's pension fund cutting its exposure to hedge funds in half.
CNBC's Kate Kelly and Bob Pisani discuss the moves in Deutsche Bank as hedge funds are reportedly pulling money from accounts to reduce exposure to the bank.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission filed and settled charges Thursday against Jon Ruggles for engaging in illegal futures and options trading.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports that the CFTC has charged and then settled with a former Delta executive for fictitious, noncompetitive trades.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the latest on Perry Capital's announcement that it is closing its flagship fund.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports hedge fund Perry Capital is closing its flagship fund after 28 years in the business.
As a contentious bid for the White House looms, some of Wall Street's biggest donors are staying away from political donations this election, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.