More About the Author
Gregory Zuckerman is a Special Writer at The Wall Street Journal. He writes about hedge funds, big financial trades and other investing topics, and regularly pens the widely read "Heard on the Street" column. He was part of a team that won the 2007 Gerald Loeb award, the highest honor in business journalism, for breaking news coverage of the collapse of hedge fund Amaranth Advisors. And he was part of a team that won the 2003 Gerald Loeb award for breaking news coverage of the demise of telecom provider WorldCom. Greg also was part of a team that won the New York Press Club Journalism award, and he was nominated for a 2008 Gerald Loeb award, for coverage of the mortgage meltdown.
Greg appears regularly on CNBC and other networks to discuss hedge funds, stocks and financial trades, and he makes appearances on radio stations around the globe.
Greg joined the Journal in 1996 after writing about media companies for the New York Post. Previously, he was the managing editor of Mergers & Acquisitions Report, a newsletter published by Investment Dealers' Digest. He graduated from Brandeis University in 1988, Magna Cum Laude. He lives with his wife and two sons in West Orange, N.J., where they enjoy the New York Yankees in the summer, and suffer with the New York Knicks in the winter.