FINTECH.TV, the leading global media technology platform for Digital and Impact Investment content, today announced that Cheddar News journalist and anchor Alicia Nieves will join FINTECH.TV as lead anchor. She will host the platform’s daily global coverage from its NYSE studio, in addition to contributing to other ongoing FINTECH.TV series, special reports and event coverage.
Alicia Nieves is an Emmy award winning journalist and most recently an anchor at Cheddar News. She joined senior anchor Kristen Scholer on the Closing Bell, and anchor Hena Doba on Cheddar’s News Wrap, before anchoring her own show Opening Bell. Nieves has previously reported for WPIX-TV New York, CBS Philly, and served as a national news correspondent for the Scripps TV group, where she reported for their weekly political show The Race. Throughout her career she has covered some of the biggest stories of the decade including Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trials, the Trump administration’s treatment of migrants at the border and related protests, as well as the Philadelphia Eagles’ historic “underdog” Super Bowl winning season. Nieves is a native New Yorker, a graduate of the University of Central Florida, holds a Master of Arts from S.I. School of Public Communication at Syracuse University and is an MBA candidate at Rutgers University.
Vince Molinari, Founder and CEO of FINTECH.TV said, “Alicia is an award-winning journalist with expertise in the markets and emerging innovation. We could not be more thrilled that she will joining our team as lead anchor.”
“Alicia will be a key driver and a critical contributor as we continue to expand and create a truly daily global channel focused on blockchain, digital assets and sustainability. We expect to have the most comprehensive coverage of these issues in the media space worldwide,” said Troy McGuire, Co-Founder and Head of Programming & News of FINTECH.TV.
“As a journalist I have built a career being where the story is or will be. Fintech is the sector likely to see the most innovation and have the greatest impact to our lives, the way social media and the internet has changed our lives over the last few decades. I am excited to lead the coverage at a network going all in on being a leader in covering fintech, while following the broader U.S. and international markets,” said Nieves.
This announcement follows the launch of FINTECH.TV’s new studios on the floor of the NYSE and the Abu Dhabi Global Market, The International Financial Centre (ADGM). FINTECH.TV’s signature shows include The Digital Asset Report, The IMPACT, The Great Repricing, ETF Rundown, The Podium SPAC Leaders, and special series Price of Climate, Square One, Faces of Race and Dangerous Women Leading Onwards.
FINTECH.TV is a global media platform bringing top thought leadership interviews in finance, blockchain, technology, sustainability, impact investing, SDGs and ESG. With a studio presence at leading international exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, and the London Stock Exchange, FINTECH.TV is distributed globally on their digital and broadcast platform.
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