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 Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar dipped, as investors waited for signals from the Federal Reserve on when it will start shrinking its balance sheet and nudge up U.S. interest rates again.
LONDON The conundrum of stubbornly low inflation despite a pick-up in global growth and continued monetary stimulus is a "trillion dollar" question, the umbrella body for the world's leading central banks said on Sunday.
(This Sep. 13 story corrects to remove wrongly attributed acronym from paragraph 3)
LONDON The euro zone's bailout fund, the European Stability Mechanism (ESM), could sell its first dollar-denominated bond as early as next month, its head Klaus Regling said on Tuesday.
LONDON World shares returned to a record high on Monday, on relief that hurricane Irma looked to be losing strength in the United States and that North Korea's anniversary celebrations at the weekend passed without any new missile test.
LONDON, Sept 8 The last week has seen the biggest inflow into U.S. government debt funds since last year's turbulent Brexit vote and the 25th straight week of moves into bonds globally, analysis of trading data by Bank of America Merrill Lynch showed.
LONDON The super-rich have seen their jewelry, fine wine and musical instrument collections jump in value again but the Old Master paintings and garages full of classic cars have been a bit of a drag, according to new figures.
LONDON Europe's financial markets seemed on Tuesday to have shaken off jitters prompted by North Korea's biggest nuclear test yet, with stocks pushing higher and investors reversing out of bonds, gold and other safe-haven assets.
LONDON, Sept 4 The super-rich have seen their jewellery, fine wine and musical instrument collections jump in value again but the Old Master paintings and garages full of classic cars have been a bit of a drag, according to new figures.
LONDON Gains for Europe and Asia pushed world shares back towards record highs on Friday, while the dollar crept up ahead of the monthly excitement of U.S. payrolls data.
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