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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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Risk to UK from a China downturn could be bigger than thought - BoE research

LONDON The risk to Britain's economy from a sharp slowdown in China could be around 50 percent larger than previously estimated, new Bank of England research showed on Friday.

21 Jun 2018

Short-dated UK yields jump after BoE minutes point to Aug rise

LONDON Short-dated British government bond yields rose sharply after the Bank of England's chief economist unexpectedly voted to raise interest rates on Thursday, heightening the chance that an increase will take place in August.

21 Jun 2018

Bank of England brings forward potential timing of QE bond sell-off

LONDON The Bank of England said on Thursday it could start to sell the nearly half trillion pounds of assets it bought to boost the economy sooner than previously thought, though analysts said a reduction still looked years away.

21 Jun 2018

Bank of England brings forward potential timing of QE bond sell-off

LONDON, June 21 The Bank of England said on Thursday it could start to sell the nearly half trillion pounds of assets it bought to boost the economy sooner than previously thought, though analysts said a reduction still looked years away.

20 Jun 2018

Labour could order biggest Bank of England shake-up in decades

LONDON Britain's opposition Labour Party could ask the Bank of England to target productivity to help boost the economy if it wins power, in the most radical change to the central bank's remit in more than two decades.

19 Jun 2018

Labour could order biggest shake up of Bank of England remit in two decades

LONDON, June 19 Britain's opposition Labour Party is considering asking the Bank of England to target productivity to help boost the economy if it wins power, in what would be the most radical change to the central bank's remit in more than two decades.

19 Jun 2018

London construction firms rely heavily on EU workers, figures show

LONDON More than a quarter of London's construction workers come from elsewhere in the European Union, according to new figures on Tuesday that highlight the British capital's reliance on EU immigrants ahead of Brexit next year.

11 Jun 2018

Shock manufacturing slide casts doubt on UK economy's bounceback

LONDON British factories had their worst month in five-and-a-half years in April, suggesting the economy's weak start to 2018 has persisted and lowering the likelihood of the Bank of England raising interest rates again any time soon. | Video

25 May 2018

Falling investment, weak household spending drag on UK economy

LONDON Falling business investment and the weakest household spending growth in more than three years marked a bad start to 2018 for Britain's economy, as official data on Friday confirmed it almost stagnated.

23 May 2018

Surprise fall in UK inflation muddies Bank of England rates picture

LONDON British inflation fell unexpectedly in April, according to data that prompted fresh questions about when the Bank of England would next raise interest rates and pushed sterling to its lowest level against the dollar this year.

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