Natalie Erlich

Natalie Erlich

Natalie Erlich reports on Latin American markets for She has also covered other emerging markets, such as China, and interviewed CEOs and Chinese officials at the NYSE. Prior to CNBC, she covered the London bombings and Supreme Court for NBC's Investigative Unit in Washington, D.C.

While earning her master's degree at Columbia University, Erlich reported on Lehman Brothers and contributed to investigations of Bernard Madoff's accountant. As an undergraduate at UC Berkeley, she lived in Brazil and Spain, and learned Portuguese and Spanish . Her travels have taken her to Panama, Argentina, Hungary, Russia and Israel.


  • Will Fear Make The Bulls Run -- Or Run Away? Wednesday, 2 May 2007 | 12:03 PM ET

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit 38 new highs since last October, and with those spikes, many investors fear another correction is coming. Standard & Poor’s Chief Technical Strategist Mark Arbeter told “Squawk on the Street” that all the worry is actually good for Wall Street.

  • Banana 'Gore-Tex' Pack May Alter Snack Retail Tuesday, 10 Apr 2007 | 4:35 PM ET

    Chiquita Brands has a new packaging twist for its bananas, and the produce company is betting you’ll buy single bananas at candy-bar prices, at your local convenience store. Greg Bauer, vice president of GEN3 -- Chiquita's partner in the packaging venture -- revealed secrets behind the new version of nature's treat, on "Power Lunch."

  • Nearly half the world’s population subsists on $2 per day, according to the World Bank. But Professor Jeffrey Sachs, director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, has a quick fix solution: He told “Street Signs” that small donations from the world’s richest would do more to end poverty than all the combined governmental aid -- which is falling short. ... “We have about a thousand people who have about three and a half trillion among them on the Forbes [billionaires] list,” Sachs said....