Edition:
United Kingdom

Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss

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

18 May 2018

Speculators cut net short U.S. dollar bets; bitcoin shorts up - CFTC, Reuters data

NEW YORK Speculators' net short dollar position slid to its lowest level in 12 weeks, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.

18 May 2018

Dollar touches five-month peak as euro slides on Italy concerns

NEW YORK The dollar rose to a five-month high against a basket of major currencies on Friday, helped by weakness in the euro as investors fretted about political uncertainty in Italy.

18 May 2018

Dollar climbs to five-month peak as euro falls on Italy worries

NEW YORK The dollar rose to a five-month high against a basket of major currencies on Friday, helped by weakness in the euro as investors fretted about political uncertainty in Italy.

17 May 2018

Ethereum is top public blockchain, bitcoin No. 13 in China's new index

NEW YORK Ethereum is the top public blockchain in the cryptocurrency space, while that of bitcoin, the original virtual currency, is ranked 13th, according to the Chinese government's first monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index released on Thursday.

16 May 2018

Square's bitcoin move has caused internal disagreement: CEO Dorsey

NEW YORK Square Inc's decision to allow users of its mobile app to buy and sell bitcoin this year was a "pretty contentious move within the company" and remains a source of internal tension, the payment processor's CEO Jack Dorsey said on Wednesday.

15 May 2018

U.S. tech start-up Bloq to launch token, platform on June 18

NEW YORK Bloq, a U.S. technology startup which helps corporations build blockchain platforms, will launch its own crypto-currency on June 18, its founders said on Tuesday, in one of the industry's most anticipated offerings this year.

15 May 2018

Fed's Bullard says cryptocurrencies only adding to tangled market

NEW YORK The growth of bitcoin and other digital currencies is working against the need for the creation of a market-based currency-trading system that offers consistent pricing, James Bullard, the head of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, said on Monday.

14 May 2018

Fed's Bullard says U.S. yield curve might invert by early 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. yield curve could invert later this year or early 2019, St. Louis Federal Reserve James Bullard said on Monday, in a market move in which short-term U.S. interest rates rise above longer-term bond yields, a scenario which has preceded recent U.S. recessions.

10 May 2018

Kodak blockchain project seeks to raise $50 million in token offering

NEW YORK Wenn Digital, the developer of an image protection blockchain platform licensed by Eastman Kodak Co, said on Thursday it intends to raise up to $50 million (36.99 million pounds) in a combined public and private token offering.

10 May 2018

Kodak blockchain project seeks to raise $50 mln in token offering

NEW YORK, May 10 Wenn Digital, the developer of an image protection blockchain platform licensed by Eastman Kodak Co, said on Thursday it intends to raise up to $50 million in a combined public and private token offering.

  • Europe
  • U.S.
  • Asia
  • Sectors
Stock Search
FTSE 100 7,778.79 -9.18 -0.12%
DAX 13,077.72 -36.89 -0.28%
CAC 40 5,614.51 -7.41 -0.13%
TR Europe 184.60 -0.89 -0.48%
GBP/USD 1.3475 +0.03%
GBP/EUR 1.1439 +0.03%
EUR/USD 1.1775 +0.00%
Gold 1,289.60 +1.40 +0.11%
Oil 71.35 -0.14 -0.20%
Corn 401.75 +6.50 +1.64%