Kayla Tausche is an on-air correspondent based at CNBC's Washington, D.C. bureau and focuses on the intersection of government and business. Her reporting appears on television and CNBC's digital platforms. She also serves as a fill-in anchor for the network's Business Day programming.
Most recently, Tausche was co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk Alley" (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET) and focused on the big money backing technology and innovation. She has also covered the banking industry, as well as corporate finance and deals— and frequently breaks news. Since joining CNBC in 2011, Tausche 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. 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 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.
Kara Swisher, Recode Executive Editor, discusses the news that AT&T is in advanced talks to buy Time Warner.
Earnings are out for AMEX. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the details.