Money Honey Maria Bartiromo leaves CNBC

TOP BUSINESS news presenter Maria Bartiromo last night revealed she is leaving her role at CNBC after her latest five-year contract expired.

Bartiromo has spent more than 20 years at the network, becoming a familiar face on TVs in the City.

The senior presenter, who was nicknamed Money Honey, is tipped to be joining Fox Business.

“After 20 years of groundbreaking work at CNBC, Maria Bartiromo will be leaving the company as her contract expires on 24 November,” CNBC said in a statement.

“Her contributions to CNBC are too numerous to list but we thank her for all of her hard work over the years and wish her the best.”