Business Center

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Business Center
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Format business news program, talk show
Presented by Ron Insana
Sue Herera
Maria Bartiromo
Tyler Mathisen
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Location(s) New York Stock Exchange
(1999-2003)
Running time 120 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel CNBC
Original run 1997 (1997) – December 5, 2003 (2003-12-05)
Chronology
Preceded by The Money Club
Followed by Bullseye

Business Center is business network CNBC's flagship primetime show that aired in 5 to 7PM ET timeslot, hosted by Ron Insana and Sue Herera, and it was replaced by Bullseye on December 5, 2003.

History[edit]

  • Business Center was only a half hour program to replace The Money Club, aired from 7 to 7:30 PM ET in 1997.
  • In c. 2000, it was expanded to 60 minutes, aired from 6:30 to 7:30. It also started airing from the New York Stock Exchange.
  • In c. 2001, it was expanded to 90 minutes, aired from 6 to 7:30.
  • In 2002, it was expanded again to 120 minutes, aired from 5 to 7PM.
  • In late 2002, 6:30 to 7PM timeslot was once replaced by Checkpoint CNBC with Martha MacCallum (and later replaced by Tom Costello), and Business Center was restored to 90 minutes.
  • Ultimately, both Checkpoint CNBC and Business Center were cancelled on December 5, 2003 as they were replaced by Kudlow & Cramer and Bullseye, respectively.

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Worldwide Business Center[edit]

Around CNBC's global branches, there are many counterparts of Business Center in the world:

Channel Program Still Run? Presenters Replacement
CNBC Asia Business Center Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2000-10-30—2005-02-15) Martin Soong, Grace Phan CNBC Tonight
CNBC Australia Business Centre Australia Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2001-01-01—2004-01-02) Mark Laudi, Amanda Drury Business Center
CNBC Europe Business Centre Europe Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2001-01-15—2001-09) Sarah Clements (until mid-2001), Emma Crosby (mid-2001 onwards) N/A
CNBC-TV18 Business Center Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2005—2009) India Business Hour
India Business Hour Crystal Clear app clean.svg (1999—2005 / 2009—present) N/A