Scaramucci's 'Wall Street Week' to Air Friday Nights on Fox Business Network

Mar 14 2016 | 6:28pm ET

Anthony Scaramucci’s Wall Street Week will be televised on FOX Business Network staring Friday, March 18th.

The iconic program, originally hosted by award-winning financial journalist Louis Rukeyser, was resurrected last year by Scaramucci, who is also co-managing partner and founder of Skybridge Capital. The new version of the show, which is scheduled for the same Friday night slot made famous by the original PBS program. The new adaptation of Wall Street Week will bring together Wall Street titans to discuss emerging economic trends with a special focus on educating and empowering long-term investors, according to a statement. 

The show will be co-hosted by Scaramucci and fellow FBN contributor Gary Kaminsky, according to FOX News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes, and will debut on Fridays at 8:00 and 8:30 PM/ET, followed by encore presentations on Saturday and Sunday mornings at both 9:00 and 9:30 AM/ET.    

Scaramucci and Skybridge are well known for hosting the annual SkyBridge Alternatives Conference, better known as the SALT Conference. Prior to founding SkyBridge, Scaramucci co-founded Oscar Capital Management, which was sold to Neuberger Berman in 2001, and was previously with Goldman Sachs.

Kaminsky, meanwhile, is a senior advisor at Morgan Stanley and was formerly vice chairman of global wealth management. Previously, he was CNBC’s capital markets editor and a regular contributor to Squawk Box and Squawk on the Street, and held managing director positions at both Neuberger Berman and Cowan & Co.

Launched in 2007 to rival CNBC and Bloomberg Television, FOX Business Network is a financial news channel headquartered in New York. It is available in more than 70 million homes in major markets across the United States.


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