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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

10 Aug 2018

European shares tumble as Turkish turmoil hits banks

MILAN European shares fell on Friday as a dramatic fall in the Turkish lira jolted markets, with banks such as Spain's BBVA and Italy's UniCredit hit by worries over their exposure to Turkey.

10 Aug 2018

FTSE drops on big ex-dividend day; TUI down after update

LONDON Britain's top share index fell on Thursday as several heavyweight stocks went ex-dividend, while disappointing earnings sent travel operator TUI down sharply.

09 Aug 2018

Stock investors rediscover defensives before trade war deadlines

MILAN The risk of trade barriers and slowing global business activity has kept the European equity market in check this year.

08 Aug 2018

Sterling helps FTSE to 8-week high

MILAN The UK's top share index rose for a fourth day in a row on Wednesday, helped by strong financials and exporters bolstered by a weaker pound, while a lowered outlook hit bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair.

08 Aug 2018

Three key dates for Italy's 'Hot Autumn'

LONDON/MILAN Italian stock and bond markets, recovering from a torrid spring selloff, will be put to the test again during an event-risk-packed September and October that local media have dubbed "Autunno Caldo" -- hot autumn.

07 Aug 2018

FTSE gains as stronger commodity stocks outweigh disappointing results

MILAN Britain's top share index rose on Tuesday as miners and oil stocks tracked rising commodity prices, although some disappointing updates including from Intertek and Hargreaves kept a lid on gains.

06 Aug 2018

FTSE supported by oil stocks; HSBC eases

MILAN Britain's top share index ticked higher on Monday as energy stocks tracked rising oil prices, while HSBC fell after its earnings update failed to impress.

03 Aug 2018

FTSE rises as RBS and Mondi gain

LONDON The UK's top share index climbed on Friday as cyclical stocks recovered thanks to a respite from trade and Brexit worries, while results from Mondi and RBS were well-received.

31 Jul 2018

BP, trade war optimism help FTSE ends July on a high

MILAN/LONDON Hopes that the United States and China would avert a trade war lifted global stock markets on Tuesday and helped British shares close on a six-week high and post a monthly gain for July.

27 Jul 2018

Solid earnings keep European shares at highs

MILAN European stocks rose to fresh six-week highs on Friday, helped by an easing of fears over U.S tariffs and some solid company results.

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