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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.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

28 Apr 2017

Euro gains on European inflation data, dollar jumps against yen

NEW YORK The euro rose against the U.S. dollar on Friday after strong euro zone inflation figures, while the dollar edged higher against the yen after U.S. wages data suggested the Federal Reserve would still hike interest rates two more times this year.

27 Apr 2017

International stock funds attract $1.8 billion post-French election

NEW YORK Investors ramped up their exposure to U.S.-based international-focused stock funds on relief that centrist Emmanuel Macron took the first round of voting in the French presidential election, reducing the prospect of an anti-establishment market shock.

27 Apr 2017

Euro falls against U.S. dollar on dovish ECB tone

NEW YORK The euro dipped against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said policymakers did not discuss removing the bank's easing bias on monetary policy, while the dollar jumped against the Swedish crown after the Riksbank extended its bond-buying.

27 Apr 2017

Euro dips against U.S. dollar on dovish ECB tone

NEW YORK The euro dipped against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said policymakers did not discuss removing the bank's easing bias on monetary policy, while the dollar jumped against the Swedish crown after the Riksbank extended its bond-buying.

26 Apr 2017

Dollar eases from highs on Trump tax plan disappointment

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar shed gains against major rivals on Wednesday after a White House tax reform announcement was viewed as lacking in new details, while the peso and Canadian dollar sank on reports that the U.S. is considering withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement.

25 Apr 2017

Dollar surges against loonie on tariff announcement, euro gains

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar surged against its Canadian counterpart on Tuesday after the United States imposed duties on Canadian softwood, while the euro hit a multi-month high on relief over the French election and the possibility of more hawkish European Central Bank policy in June.

24 Apr 2017

Euro surges, yen dives as French election fears abate

NEW YORK The euro surged against the U.S. dollar and the yen sank on Monday on relief over Emmanuel Macron's victory against anti-euro nationalist Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential elections.

24 Apr 2017

Euro surges, yen dives as French election fears abate

NEW YORK The euro surged against the U.S. dollar and the yen sank on Monday on relief over Emmanuel Macron's victory against anti-euro nationalist Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential elections.

24 Mar 2017

U.S. shares, dollar pare losses after healthcare bill pulled

NEW YORK U.S. shares pared losses to end slightly lower on Friday after Republicans pulled their bill to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system due to a shortage of votes, dealing a blow to U.S. President Donald Trump, while European shares fell ahead of the decision. | Video

23 Mar 2017

U.S. shares edge lower as healthcare vote delayed; oil dips

NEW YORK U.S. stocks inched lower on Thursday after a vote on President Donald Trump's healthcare bill was delayed, casting doubt over the prospects of Trump's pro-growth policies, while European shares rose on bank borrowing and oil prices slipped. | Video

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