Katherine Burton has covered hedge funds for Bloomberg News for more than a decade. Before joining Bloomberg in 1993, she lived in Paris, where she wrote for the International Herald Tribune, U.S. News & World Report, and Bloomberg. Burton received a Bachelor of Arts in French from Drew University and a Master of Business Administration from New York University. She is a winner of the 2001 Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award for breaking news and the 2005 New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists Award for Excellence in Journalism for business writing. She lives in New York City.