David Asman

David Asman joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in 1997 and helped launch FOX Business Network (FBN) in 2007. He is the host of FBN’s post-market program Bulls & Bears (weekdays 5-6PM/ET).

Most recently, Asman has served as a co-anchor on FBN’s After the Bell (weekdays 4-5PM/ET), which was number one in its timeslot. While at FNC, Asman anchored the weekday Fox News Live. In 2005, he was named head of FNC's documentary unit where he hosted a series of investigative specials, including Global Warming: The Debate Continues and U.N. Blood Money, a three-part series which examined the oil-for-food controversy.

Prior to joining FNC, Asman served as the Wall Street Journal's editorial features editor beginning in 1995. He joined the newspaper in 1983 as an editorial writer, where he edited the “Manager's Journal” and the “Americas” column. He also wrote editorials and over 100 articles from Latin America and elsewhere. In 1994, Asman was named senior editor for the Journal's editorial page, where his role was combined with administrative responsibilities.

A recipient of the 1986 Inter American Press Association's (IAPA) Tom Wallace Award for coverage of Latin America in the Americas column, Asman also was editor of the book, "The Wall Street Journal on Management: Adding Value Through Synergy." In addition, he received the IAPA's 1992 and 1995 Daily Gleaner Award for his articles on free trade and Cuba and Mexico's economy respectively.

Asman began his journalism career in 1978 as an assistant editor of Prospect Magazine and rose to executive editor within a year. In 1980, he was hired by George Gilder to start up an economic journal for the Manhattan Institute. Asman has also been a radio commentator for Perspective on the Economy, and was a consultant to the Ford Foundation on African organizations in the United States. He also served as host of Issues USA, a nightly televised public affairs show.

Latest from David Asman

Curtis Ellis on China trade deal: Lighthizer is ‘nobody’s fool’

Senior policy adviser at America First Policies and former Trump campaign senior trade and jobs adviser Curtis Ellis says he’s confident about the U.S.-China ‘phase one’ trade deal because U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer wouldn’t agree to something that couldn’t be ‘thoroughly enforced.’

Christian Whiton says China trade deal isn't necessary

FOX Business' David Asman, FoxNews.com columnist Liz Peek, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney, FOX Business contributor Gary Kaltbaum and former Trump administration senior adviser Christian Whiton offer different insights on whether or not President Trump's decision to lift the Dec. 15 tariffs was a strategic economic move.

Phase 1 of China trade deal 'imminent': Report

FOX Business’ Blake Burman reports on the latest on the U.S.-China trade deal and says Chinese government sources that Trump agreed to not impose tariffs that were due to go into effect on Sunday.

Will USMCA get signed before Trump impeachment trial?

FOX Business' David Asman, FoxNews.com Liz Peek, former Obama economic adviser Robert Wolf, Forbes Media chairman Steve Forbes and Kingsview Asset Management's CIO Scott Martin believe USMCA is good for American workers. Rep. Jodey Arrington (R-TX) answers the panel's questions and explains how signing USMCA would give farmers, manufacturers and other Americans an economic boost.

Should Facebook prioritize privacy over safety?

FOX Business' David Asman and Kristina Partsinevelos, Fox News contributor John Layfield, former investment banker Carol Roth and Capitalist Pig hedge fund founder Jonathan Hoenig discuss Facebook executives' decision to not open the company's encrypted messaging products to law enforcement.