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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.

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25 May 2018

LafargeHolcim to close Paris, Zurich head offices, axing 200 jobs

ZURICH LafargeHolcim , the world's largest cement maker, will close its head offices in Paris and Zurich, eliminating 200 jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive.

24 May 2018

Swiss vote on radical sovereign money plan to upend banking system

ZURICH Jean-Marc Decressonniere is probably the only banker in finance-friendly Switzerland who supports a vote next month that could transform how lenders operate.

18 May 2018

Sanctioned Russian oligarch Vekselberg cuts Swiss stakes

ZURICH Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg has cut his holdings in Swiss companies OC Oerlikon and Schmolz + Bickenbach after a deal with minority shareholders and managers at his holding group, one of his companies said on Friday.

15 May 2018

Worldline's $2.75 billion deal for SIX Payment Services sets stage for more consolidation

ZURICH/PARIS Worldline's $2.75 billion deal to buy the payments unit of Swiss exchange operator SIX Group, announced on Tuesday, could herald more consolidation in the industry, SIX's chairman told Reuters.

09 May 2018

EU defence of Iran deal brings companies little relief

PARIS/MUNICH European governments vowed on Wednesday to try to shield their improved economic ties with Iran from the impact of renewed U.S. sanctions, but business leaders struck a more pessimistic note.

09 May 2018

Siemens shares gain after company raises profit outlook

MUNICH Siemens raised its full year profit guidance on Wednesday, sending its shares higher after a strong result from its factory automation business countered the downturn at its Power and Gas operations.

08 May 2018

Siemens strikes deal with German unions over job cuts

ZURICH Siemens has reached an agreement in principle with trade unions about its plans to cut jobs and restructure its struggling Power and Gas (PG) and Process Industries and Drives (PD) businesses in Germany, it said on Tuesday.

08 May 2018

LafargeHolcim first quarter core profit falls, keeps targets

ZURICH LafargeHolcim reported a 13 percent fall in first-quarter earnings as the world's largest cement maker embarks on its new strategy under new Chief Executive Jan Jenisch.

03 May 2018

Sovereign money scheme would be dangerous experiment- SNB's Jordan

ZURICH, May 3 Switzerland risks being plunged into an "unnecessary and dangerous experiment" if it adopts a radical sovereign money scheme in a referendum next month, Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Thursday.

03 May 2018

Logitech shares hit 10-year high after strong fourth quarter

ZURICH Logitech shares were the biggest gainers in Europe on Thursday after the computer peripherals and mobile speaker maker reported better-than-expected sales and profit and its chief executive said it could maintain the upward momentum.

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