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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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18 Oct 2017

Iraqi Kurdistan faces first major oil outage since referendum

LONDON/BAGHDAD Iraq's Kurdistan's oil exports more than halved on Wednesday in the first major supply disruption since the independence referendum last month as Iraqi military retook some of the biggest fields from Kurdistan's Peshmerga forces.

18 Oct 2017

Iraqi Kurdistan faces first major oil outage since referendum

LONDON/BAGHDAD Iraq's Kurdistan's oil exports more than halved on Wednesday in the first major supply disruption since the independence referendum last month as Iraqi military retook some of the biggest fields from Kurdistan's Peshmerga forces.

18 Oct 2017

U.S. shale oil industry to see wave of investment - Total CEO

LONDON The U.S. shale industry will see another production surge in 2018 as producers have sharply ramped up bets against a fall in oil prices, major oil executives and bankers said in London on Wednesday.

17 Oct 2017

U.S. policy on Iran won't harm its oil industry - minister

LONDON U.S. President Donald Trump's revised hardline policy towards Iran will have little impact on Tehran's ambition to develop its vital oil industry and attract foreign investment, a senior Iranian official said on Tuesday.

17 Oct 2017

U.S. policy on Iran won't harm its oil industry: minister

LONDON U.S. President Donald Trump's revised hardline policy towards Iran will have little impact on Tehran's ambition to develop its vital oil industry and attract foreign investment, a senior Iranian official said on Tuesday.

16 Oct 2017

Where's the money? oil traders ask as peak demand looms

LONDON For major trading houses that ship millions of barrels of oil every day, the prospect of diminishing fuel demand and a shift to renewable power poses a brain-racking challenge with few obvious solutions.

13 Oct 2017

U.S. sanctions to complicate, not disrupt, Iran oil trade

LONDON A looming ramp-up in U.S. sanctions on Tehran will further spook potential buyers of Iranian oil although supplies to Europe will most likely remain uninterrupted, top trading houses told the Reuters Global Commodities Summit this week.

13 Oct 2017

Mercuria eyes China electricity, 'big data' for new opportunities

LONDON Swiss energy trader Mercuria is looking to move into China's newly opened power market, do more structured financing deals and invest in assets to make up for the cyclical ups and downs in traditional oil trading, chief executive Marco Dunand said.

13 Oct 2017

Top global trading houses see range-bound, stable oil price

LONDON A rebalancing of the global oil market is under way helped by supply curbs led by OPEC, although the chance of big further gains in prices looks unlikely in the next year or so as tighter supply may not last, top trading firms told Reuters.

11 Oct 2017

Glencore sees record oil trading volumes as margins shrink

LONDON Glencore looks set to cement its position as the world's second-largest oil trader as it tries to offset low volatility and tight margins with record volumes this year, its global head of oil, Alex Beard, told Reuters.

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