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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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19 Oct 2017

LPC: JDA, Surgery Partners add flexibility for future without Libor

NEW YORK Companies are preparing for a future without a crucial lending benchmark, adding language to their leveraged loan documents that allow them to choose an alternative rate, sometimes without input from lenders.

19 Oct 2017

LPC: JDA, Surgery Partners add flexibility for future without Libor

NEW YORK, Oct 19 Companies are preparing for a future without a crucial lending benchmark, adding language to their leveraged loan documents that allow them to choose an alternative rate, sometimes without input from lenders.

16 Oct 2017

LPC: JDA seeks to leave options open when choosing borrowing benchmark

NEW YORK, Oct 16 JDA Software wants the ability to choose a benchmark it sees fit to set interest payments on a US$1.24bn loan without getting permission from most of its lenders.

06 Oct 2017

LPC: CLO managers welcome Treasury risk-retention recommendations

Oct 6 The US$470bn US Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) market cheered recommendations from the US Treasury Department that regulators should introduce a qualified risk-retention exemption for the funds.

06 Oct 2017

European CLO managers benefit from US risk-retention exemption

Oct 6 European Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) managers are benefitting from a provision in US risk-retention rules that allows them to save money and time by selling some of their funds to American investors without attracting the scrutiny of US regulators.

28 Sep 2017

MOVES-LPC: Mizuho hires Walker as head of loan markets and syndicate

NEW YORK, Sept 28 Mizuho Americas has hired Simon Walker as head of loan markets and syndicate as issuance of the debt in the US continues to be robust.

11 Aug 2017

LPC: SEC publicly silent as CLO risk-retention questions mount

NEW YORK, Aug 11 US regulators are remaining publicly silent as questions about risk-retention rules continue to mount, which is leading to confusion in the Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) market as participants try to add provisions in documents that could be prohibited under the rules.

10 Aug 2017

LPC: CLO market makes room for Libor alternative

NEW YORK, Aug 10 US Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) funds are reworking their documentation to accommodate new benchmark rates following news that the London Interbank Offered Rate (Libor), which is used to set rates on loans from corporate borrowings to mortgage payments, will be replaced.

02 Aug 2017

LPC: David's Bridal lenders hire Rothschild as retail defaults spike

A group of lenders to troubled wedding gown-retailer David’s Bridal has hired investment bank Rothschild to start debt restructuring talks ahead of 2019 when roughly US$500m in loans will come due, according to three sources close to the situation.

02 Aug 2017

LPC: David's Bridal lenders hire Rothschild as retail defaults spike

Aug 1 A group of lenders to troubled wedding gown-retailer David’s Bridal has hired investment bank Rothschild to start debt restructuring talks ahead of 2019 when roughly US$500m in loans will come due, according to three sources close to the situation.

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