Neil Cavuto was named anchor and managing editor of business news for the Fox News Channel (FNC) in July 1996. He is now the Senior Vice President of Business News, while continuing to serve as anchor and managing editor. Additionally, he directs content and business news coverage for the Fox Business Network (FBN), where he hosts "Cavuto" at 8 p.m. ET.
Responsible for anchoring the daily, one-hour daytime financial program, "Your World With Neil Cavuto," (4-5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday) and a wrap-up program highlighting the week's business news, "Cavuto On Business" (10:30-11 a.m. ET on Saturdays), Cavuto oversees all business coverage for FNC and serves on the network's executive committee. "Your World" is currently the No. 1 rated cable news program in its 4 p.m. timeslot and covers the business world from all angles. In addition to his television duties, Cavuto began anchoring a financial newscast, "The Cavuto Money Report," for Foc News Radio in January 2007.
Prior to joining FNC, Cavuto anchored and hosted more than three hours of live programming daily for CNBC, including the network's highest-rated program, "Market Wrap," as well as "Power Lunch" and "Business Insiders." While at CNBC, he also served as a contributor to NBC's "Today Show" as well as "NBC News at Sunrise." His 20-plus years of financial reporting include a stint at PBS' "Nightly Business Report," where he was the New York bureau chief, as well as a stint at Investment Age Magazine.
Cavuto has covered some of the most important business stories of the last two decades including the 1987 stock market crash, Microsoft's antitrust lawsuit, and the financial scandals involving Enron, Tyco and Martha Stewart. In addition, Cavuto is the author of two New York Times' bestsellers, "More Than Money: True Stories of People Who Learned Life's Ultimate Lesson" (ReganBooks 2004) and "Your Money or Your Life" (ReganBooks 2006).
Named "the best interviewer in broadcast business news" by The Journalist and Financial Reporter, Cavuto has been nominated for five CableACE awards and has interviewed all Fortune 500 CEOs.
He is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University and served as a White House intern during the Carter administration. The recipient of a master's degree from American University, Cavuto is also the father of three children - Tara, Bradley and Jeremy.