• Maribel Aber is a business correspondent for CNN Newsource, CNN's network of more than 1,000 affiliates. She hosts the digital series "Money Matters with Maribel Aber," and she appears regularly on HLN's "Morning Express with Robin Meade," "On the Story with Lynn Smith" and "Weekend Express."

    Aber covers business, money, personal finance and the economy from the perspective of how it affects families and consumers. She has also reported breaking news for CNN and covered stories including the China Market Crash in 2015, the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting and Facebook IPO in 2012.

    She began her career with the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (now known as FINRA) with a focus on securities regulation. Aber joined NASDAQ in 2000 as associate director, global sales & member services. Her work led to an appointment as chief of staff for the vice chairman of NASDAQ in 2001 and later promotion to vice president of the NASDAQ MarketSite, home of the NASDAQ Opening Bell. Aber was responsible for running the seven-story tower and broadcast studio. In her tenure at NASDAQ, she partnered wit