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.
Follow Kayla Tausche on Twitter @kaylatausche.
Discussing Microsoft's takeover of LinkedIn, with Jason Calacanis, CEO & Founder, Inside.com.
China is "kind of a black box," says Jason Calacanis, CEO & Founder, Inside.com, in discussing Alibaba's stock performance.
The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discuss the morning's top attention--grabbing headlines, including an article in Politico regarding whether Mark Cuban could be Hillary Clinton's vp.
Lipper fund flows data shows cash withdrawals during the week that ended with June 1st, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports health care data company NantHealth begins trading today.
WinView is an app that lets its users bet on sports for free and in real time. Tom Rogers, TiVo Chairman, and Hank Ratner, Cablevision Vice Chairman, are backing the app, and discuss the level of upside they see in the future of interaction with live sports.