Kate Kelly

Kate Kelly

Formal First Name
1975 - present

Kate Kelly is a Reporter for The New York Times. She covers the many aspects of Wall Street, including personalities, big profits and losses, and regulation. Her reporting focuses on the big banks, hedge funds, the worlds of trading and lending, and the crucial players in setting financial policy both in business and in politics. Before joining the Times, Kelly worked as an on-air television reporter at CNBC, appearing on daytime programming with news, interviews, and analysis.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Kelly 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 also won two Gerald Loeb Awards and was part of a New York Times team that won the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award in 2019 for its reporting on the Saudi war in Yemen.