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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

17 Nov 2017

Nordic Capital, KKR vying for Sandvik's U.S. unit Hyperion: sources

Buyout firms Nordic Capital and KKR & Co are competing to acquire Hyperion, a U.S. manufacturer of metal cutting and drilling equipment owned by Swedish engineering company Sandvik AB , according to people familiar with the matter.

16 Nov 2017

Meredith approaches Time again with Koch brothers backing: source

Meredith Corp is in talks again to buy Time Inc in a potential deal backed by billionaire brothers Charles Koch and David Koch, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters on Thursday.

16 Nov 2017

Emerson sweetens bid for Rockwell Automation to $29 billion

U.S. industrial automation equipment company Emerson Electric Co raised its cash-and-stock offer to acquire Rockwell Automation Inc to $29 billion (£22 billion) on Thursday, ratcheting up pressure on its smaller peer to engage in deal talks.

16 Nov 2017

Exclusive: Mattel snubs Hasbro's latest acquisition approach - sources

Mattel Inc has rebuffed Hasbro Inc's latest takeover approach, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, casting uncertainty over the potential combination of the world's two largest toy companies.

15 Nov 2017

EXCLUSIVE-Mattel snubs Hasbro's latest acquisition approach -sources

Nov 15 Mattel Inc has rebuffed Hasbro Inc's latest takeover approach, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, casting uncertainty over the potential combination of the world's two largest toy companies.

14 Nov 2017

General Electric faces long road to pruning assets

General Electric Co CEO John Flannery faces a tight two-year race to shed more than $20 billion in assets through dozens of deals and pare down the U.S. industrial conglomerate into three core businesses: power, aviation and healthcare.

13 Nov 2017

General Electric faces long road to pruning assets

General Electric Co CEO John Flannery faces a tight two-year race to shed more than $20 billion (£15.24 billion) in assets through dozens of deals and pare down the U.S. industrial conglomerate into three core businesses: power, aviation and healthcare.

13 Nov 2017

General Electric faces long road to pruning assets

Nov 13 General Electric Co CEO John Flannery faces a tight two-year race to shed more than $20 billion in assets through dozens of deals and pare down the U.S. industrial conglomerate into three core businesses: power, aviation and healthcare.

13 Nov 2017

Uber board strikes agreement to pave way for SoftBank investment

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Uber Technologies Inc's [UBER.UL] warring board members have struck a peace deal that allows a multibillion-dollar investment by SoftBank Group Corp to proceed, and which would resolve a legal battle between former Chief Executive Travis Kalanick and a prominent shareholder. | Video

13 Nov 2017

Qualcomm draws up plans to rebuff Broadcom's $103 billion offer: sources

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is making preparations to reject rival Broadcom Ltd's $103 billion bid as early as this week, four people familiar with the matter said on Sunday, setting the stage for one of the biggest-ever takeover battles.

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