Kayla Tausche is an on-air correspondent and co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk Alley" (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET), where she focuses on the big money backing technology and innovation.
Tausche has covered the banking industry, as well as corporate finance and deals— and frequently breaks news. Since joining CNBC in 2011, she has reported on a wide variety of high-profile stories, including the historic Brexit vote, the Facebook, Twitter and Alibaba IPOs, the Occupy Wall Street movement, the MF Global bankruptcy and the News Corp. phone hacking scandal.
In addition to reporting from the field, she serves as a substitute anchor for CNBC's Business Day programming, including "Squawk Box" and "Closing Bell." She reports across NBC properties as a contributor to MSNBC, "TODAY" and "NBC Nightly News."
Tausche began her journalism career with posts at the Associated Press in Brussels, Bloomberg News in New York, and DealReporter in New York and London.
An Atlanta native, Tausche graduated with honors in business journalism and international politics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was an Ameel J. Fisher scholar. She sits on the alumni board of the UNC journalism school.
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CNBC's Kayla Tausche looks at minimum wage hikes on the ballot around the country.
John Silvia, Wells Fargo chief economist, and Seth Masters, Bernstein chief investment officer, weigh in on the markets today and post-election.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Square's earnings conference call, including what co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey has to say. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
Earnings are out for Square Inc. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the details. “Fast Money” trader Jon Najarian and Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, weigh in.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports from the 2016 Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas where she spoke with Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Douglas Feagin, Ant Financial Services SVP and Head of Alipay International, about the company's digital payment solutions and U.S. market expansion.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports from the 2016 Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas where she spoke with John Sculley, Lantern Credit vice chairman and former Apple CEO.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Synchrony Financial CEO Margaret Keane about how her company is shaping the future of digital payments.