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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NEW YORK, Dec 13 Wells Fargo is predicting record US Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) fund issuance of US$125bn in 2018 with little in sight to derail 2017’s strong momentum. JP Morgan sees a smaller increase and Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank expect issuance to match 2017’s robust volume.
NEW YORK, Dec 8 Issuers of US leveraged loans, including sensors supplier MTS Systems and department store retailer JC Penney, are warning investors that a provision in the US tax reform bills may weaken their future results.
NEW YORK, Dec 1 US credit managers are looking at new shorter-dated term trust structures as investors continue to target leveraged loans as a hedge against further interest rate rises by the Federal Reserve.
NEW YORK Mizuho Americas has hired Susan Greenwood for loan sales for syndicated finance as the bank seeks to build its leveraged finance business.
NEW YORK, Nov 9 Mizuho Americas has hired Susan Greenwood for loan sales for syndicated finance as the bank seeks to build its leveraged finance business.
Nov 3 David Morin, the head of leveraged loan trading for the Americas at Societe Generale, has left the bank, according to sources.
Nov 3 Christopher Sevrens, who had served as Natixis’ head of the credit markets platform, Americas, has departed the bank, according to sources.
NEW YORK, Nov 2 (Reuters LPC) - Robert Danziger, the head of investment-grade loan capital markets for the Americas at Deutsche Bank, has left the firm, according to sources.
NEW YORK, Nov 1 Mizuho Americas is seeking to expand its leveraged finance footprint in the US, taking advantage of a boom in debt transactions this year.
NEW YORK Companies are preparing for a future without a crucial lending benchmark, adding language to their leveraged loan documents that allow them to choose an alternative rate, sometimes without input from lenders.
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