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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

18 Jan 2018

Cboe gets nod to challenge NYSE, Nasdaq for closing stock orders

NEW YORK The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday approved a proposal from No. 2 U.S. stock exchange operator Cboe Global Markets Inc to compete for end-of-day orders for stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Inc.

16 Jan 2018

Hudson River Trading to buy rival HFT firm Sun Trading

NEW YORK Hudson River Trading LLC has agreed to buy Sun Trading parent Sun Holdings LLC, it said on Tuesday, the latest takeover in a shrinking high frequency trading industry beset by low market volatility and rising costs.

12 Jan 2018

Post-trade group working to further shorten U.S. settlement cycle

NEW YORK The post-trade processor for U.S. stocks, as well as corporate and municipal bonds, said it is taking steps to further cut the time it takes to settle trades in a bid to reduce risk in the financial system and free up more capital.

12 Jan 2018

BlackRock, Alliance Bernstein tapping more into electronic bond trading

(This January 11 story, corrects name of firm in headline, 1st, 2nd, 4th and 10th paragraphs to Alliance Bernstein from Vanguard)

11 Dec 2017

'More to come' after bitcoin futures launch: Cboe CEO

NEW YORK The generally smooth launch of bitcoin futures on Cboe Global Markets could pave the way for other cryptocurrency-related products like options and ETFs, the head of the exchange operator said in an interview on Monday.

07 Dec 2017

VORSCHAU-Börsianer blicken mit gemischen Gefühlen auf Bitcoin-Future

Frankfurt/New York Mit ihren Bitcoin-Futures schlagen die US-Derivatebörsen CBOE und CME ein neues Kapitel in der noch jungen Geschichte der Internet-Währungen auf.

07 Dec 2017

Bitcoin to start futures trading, stoking Wild West worries

NEW YORK Bitcoin fans are salivating over the potential of long-awaited legitimacy for the cyptocurrency when futures trading launches this weekend, but experts worry the risks associated with bitcoin's Wild West-like nature could overshadow the debut.

07 Dec 2017

Bitcoin to start futures trading, stoking Wild West worries

NEW YORK Bitcoin fans are salivating over the potential of long-awaited legitimacy for the cyptocurrency when futures trading launches this weekend, but experts worry the risks associated with bitcoin's Wild West-like nature could overshadow the debut.

07 Dec 2017

Silicon Valley meets 'Flash Boys' on new corporate listings program

NEW YORK A new would-be stock exchange based in Silicon Valley is teaming up with IEX Group, the newest U.S. stock exchange and focus of author Michael Lewis's book, "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt," on a corporate listings program, the company said on Thursday.

07 Dec 2017

Analysis: Bitcoin to start futures trading, stoking Wild West worries

NEW YORK Bitcoin fans are salivating over the potential of long-awaited legitimacy for the cyptocurrency when futures trading launches this weekend, but experts worry the risks associated with bitcoin's Wild West-like nature could overshadow the debut.

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