Kate Kelly is a reporter for the New York Times who covers the many facets of Wall Street: personalities, big profits and losses, banks, hedge funds, and regulation. Before joining the Times, Kate worked for more than six years as an on-air television reporter at CNBC, appearing on the channel's daytime programming with news, interviews, and analysis. Prior to that, she spent a decade at the Wall Street Journal, where she covered Hollywood, finance, and the markets. Kate has won a number of prestigious awards, including a Livingston Award for Young Journalists in the national reporting category for her three-part series on the fall of Bear Stearns. She has also won two Gerald Loeb Awards. She is the author of the best-seller "Street Fighters: The Last 72 Hours of Bear Stearns, the Toughest Firm on Wall Street."