CNBC Launches New Set On NYSE Floor

By Alex Weprin 

A few weeks ago we gave you a sneak preview of CNBC’s new set on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, and this morning it was officially christened on-air by the “Squawk on the Street” crew. Now dubbed “Post Nine,” in honor of the trading post it replaced, the set will become the new home for CNBC’s NYSE coverage going forward.

There is a fair amount of technological gimmickry involved, including a large HD touchscreen, and small cameras mounted on rails, allowing for remote operation.


More, after the jump.