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 Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said on Thursday that many people want Britain to have a "confirming vote" on whether to leave the European Union.
LONDON Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) is hiring staff in London in a drive to expand its investment banking operations across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and boost income outside its home market, a senior executive said.
LONDON Three partners focused on investing in European companies have left TPG in recent months, leaving just two at the U.S. buyout firm in Europe working on new private equity deals, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
LONDON Barclays is having to put plans in place for dealing with Britain's divorce from the European Union without clarity on how political negotiations will go, the bank's Chief Executive Jes Staley said on Wednesday.
LONDON/FRANKFURT European regulators are considering making it easier, at least temporarily, for banks to handle some EU-related business in Britain immediately after Brexit, industry sources told Reuters.
ZURICH/LONDON Swiss prosecutors are seeking a court ruling that would make it easier to convict whistleblowers for breaking the country's bank secrecy law wherever they are in the world, legal documents show.
LONDON Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein expects to fill the firm's new European headquarters which is currently under construction in London, but said Britain's exit from the European Union left much outside the bank's control.
LONDON Executives at some of Britain's largest companies have reacted with alarm to Prime Minister Theresa May's statement that the details of any transitional arrangements with the European Union may not be known until a broader trade deal has been agreed.
LONDON Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein is planning to spend a lot more time in Frankfurt, he said on Thursday, as the Wall Street bank pushes ahead with plans to make the German city a major base after Britain leaves the European Union.
LONDON, Oct 19 Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein said he is planning to spend a lot more time in Frankfurt, as the Wall Street bank pushes ahead with plans to make the German city a major base for the bank after Britain leaves the European Union.
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