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CNBC Europe Appoints New London Stock Market Reporter

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CNBC Europe, the leading pan-European business and financial TV channel, has appointed Rebecca Meehan as Stock Market Reporter, based at the network’s regional headquarters in London.

Starting today, Rebecca will report live from the London Stock Exchange for the channel’s flagship morning shows, Capital Connection, Squawk Box Europe, Worldwide Exchange and Power Lunch Europe.  She will also do live reports for CNBC and MSNBC in the United States.

Rebecca has more than six years experience in financial TV reporting and news, and has interviewed leading CEOs from around the world, having worked in both Europe and in the United States.  Most recently she was the Europe Reporter for Bloomberg television’s U.S. channel.  Based in London, Rebecca covered breaking business news stories and reported on the European market reaction to U.S. stories.  Prior to that, Rebecca worked at Bloomberg News in New York as Technology Reporter, interviewing CEOs from the major tech companies, and was also European Transportation Reporter in London.  Rebecca was born in the UK and holds a degree from the London School of Economics.

Barbara Stelzner, Director of News and Programming at CNBC Europe, commented, “Rebecca has covered high-profile companies and individuals throughout her career and is able to identify and give accurate analysis to news stories in a fast-paced environment.  She is a highly skilled financial journalist and will be an excellent addition to our news team.”

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CNBC Europe is the only real-time, pan-European business and finance news network dedicated to European CEOs, senior corporate executives, the European financial services industry and European investors.  The channel is available online and in 110 million homes, 1,400 banks and financial institutions and leading hotels across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.  Additionally gives you access to the world’s most comprehensive archive of business news videos ever assembled and to live streams of all three CNBC regional networks.  CNBC Europe is wholly owned subsidiary of NBC Universal.  NBC Universal is the broadcasting unit of the General Electric Company (GE).