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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A mixed bag of hedge fund performance in May, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.
CNBC's Kate Kelly and Robert Frank discuss the news that the world's biggest hedge fund, Ray Dalio's Bridgewater Associates, is getting $22 million in aid from Connecticut.
Hedge funds increasingly struggle with finding the right talent. Here's a tale of recruiting and its challenges.
Point72 Academy hosted an all-day seminar for college students interested in the hedge fund industry. Point72 CEO Steven Cohen sees a talent crisis in the industry, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Tudor Investment Corp. is cutting some hedge fund fees, according to a source, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.
CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a look at this year's ranking of the world's largest hedge funds.
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