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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

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27 Dec 2013

Gilt yields at highest since 2011 as economic outlook improves

LONDON British government bonds tumbled on Friday, pushing yields to their highest level since mid-2011 as a brighter economic outlook encouraged investors into dump fixed-income assets for equities.

05 Dec 2013

Britain's debt chief says Islamic bond to be 'one-off'

LONDON Britain's plan to issue an Islamic bond, or sukuk, next year is a symbolic gesture that is unlikely to be repeated, the head of the government's debt-issuing arm said on Thursday.

04 Dec 2013

Britain's service sector grows again, but rapid pace eases

LONDON Growth in Britain's service sector slowed a little last month, a survey showed on Wednesday, breaking a run of positive data surprises but still providing a strong backdrop for the government's budget update later this week. | Video

04 Dec 2013

Britain's service sector grows again, but rapid pace eases

LONDON Growth in Britain's service sector slowed a little last month, a survey showed on Wednesday, breaking a run of positive data surprises but still providing a strong backdrop for the government's budget update later this week.

03 Dec 2013

Britain to trim gilt sales as public finances improve - Reuters poll

LONDON Britain's improving public finances are likely to lead to a cut in bond sales this fiscal year but gilt issuance probably won't fall anything like as fast as the country's overall financing needs.

22 Nov 2013

Britain on track to beat budget forecasts as growth rebounds

LONDON Britain's budget deficit narrowed further in October and its manufacturing orders were the strongest in nearly 20 years, setting the scene for a much rosier government outlook next month.

21 Nov 2013

Britain on track to beat budget forecasts as growth rebounds

LONDON Britain's budget deficit narrowed further in October and its manufacturing orders were the strongest in nearly 20 years, setting the scene for a much rosier government outlook next month.

21 Nov 2013

Britain on track to beat budget forecasts as growth rebounds

LONDON Britain's budget deficit narrowed further in October and its manufacturing orders were the strongest in nearly 20 years, setting the scene for a much rosier government outlook next month.

21 Nov 2013

BoE stresses it's in no rush to raise interest rates

LONDON Bank of England policymakers will be in no hurry to raise interest rates even as the economy gathers steam, minutes of their latest policy meeting showed on Wednesday.

20 Nov 2013

Bank of England stresses it in no rush to raise interest rates

LONDON Bank of England policymakers will be in no hurry to raise interest rates even as the economy gathers steam, minutes of their latest policy meeting showed on Wednesday.

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