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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LONDON The burden of new regulation for derivatives markets would be eased and competition increased under proposals from the European Union's executive, a document seen by Reuters showed, which omitted any moves to curb euro clearing in Britain after Brexit.
LONDON Global chief executives and investors had some sharp advice for Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday: Make Brexit a success by looking beyond the European Union and adopting a little swagger about the benefits of the world's fifth largest economy.
LONDON Banks in Britain will start shifting some operations to Continental Europe reasonably soon to avoid disrupting links with customers after Brexit, Barclays Chief Executive Jes Staley said on Wednesday.
LONDON A base in mainland Europe will help insurer Lloyd's of London increase its market share on the continent in the medium term, its chairman John Nelson said on Wednesday.
LONDON The European Union should hit the pause button on new bank rules ahead of Britain's departure from the bloc, senior bank executives said on Tuesday.
LONDON Britain's accounting watchdog has fined Grant Thornton 2.3 million pounds for failing to challenge "fictitious revenues" at listed fire and rescue services firm AssetCo .
LONDON Access to markets and workers in the European Union after Britain leaves the bloc is essential for maintaining healthy competition in financial services and avoiding disruption, the UK's markets watchdog said on Tuesday.
LONDON, April 18 Access to European Union markets and people after Britain leaves the bloc is essential for maintaining healthy competition in financial services, the country's markets watchdog said on Tuesday.
LONDON Barclays chief executive Jes Staley's attempts to unmask a whistleblower will be a test case for a regime put in place last year that aims to hold bank bosses to account if they fail to defend reinforced standards.
LONDON CME Group , one of the world's biggest exchanges, is closing two operations in London by year end after they ran up losses of more than $100 million (80 million pounds), saying on Wednesday customers preferred using its U.S. operations.
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