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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 May 2017

Swiss to vote on law to help renewables, ban new nuclear power plants

ZURICH Swiss voters will on Sunday determine the fate of a law proposing billions of dollars in subsidies for renewable energy, a ban on new nuclear plants and a partial utilities bailout.

17 May 2017

Swiss to vote on law to help renewables, ban new nuclear power plants

ZURICH Swiss voters will on Sunday determine the fate of a law proposing billions of dollars in subsidies for renewable energy, a ban on new nuclear plants and a partial utilities bailout.

20 Apr 2017

Johnson & Johnson target Actelion could exit Swiss benchmark SMI index this month

ZURICH The composition of the top Swiss stock index is due to change as early as this month, with Actelion poised to fall out of the Swiss Market Index (SMI) ahead of the completion of the biotechnology company's takeover by Johnson & Johnson .

31 Jan 2017

Actelion, Syngenta takeovers set to shake up Swiss SMI index

ZURICH The looming foreign takeovers of biotech group Actelion and agrichemicals firm Syngenta look set to trigger the biggest shake-up in the Swiss blue-chip SMI index in years just as passive investing makes membership increasingly important.

10 Aug 2016

Staffing group Adecco says no Brexit impact so far, sees modest growth

ZURICH Adecco has not been hit so far by Britons' vote in June to leave the European Union, Chief Executive Alain Dehaze said on Wednesday, forecasting modest growth ahead for the world's biggest staffing group.

11 Aug 2015

Adecco quarter two raises concerns about margin target

ZURICH Adecco , the world's biggest staffing group, said it was relying on a pick up in revenue growth in the second half of the year to hit its 2015 margin target, sparking concern among some investors who sent its shares down more than 3 percent.

11 Aug 2015

Adecco second-quarter raises concerns about margin target

ZURICH Adecco , the world's biggest staffing group, said it was relying on a pick up in revenue growth in the second half of the year to hit its 2015 margin target, sparking concern among some investors who sent its shares down more than 3 percent.

04 Nov 2014

Ex-UBS wealth boss acquittal brings relief for many Swiss bankers

ZURICH Many of Switzerland's private bankers breathed a sigh of relief at the acquittal of Raoul Weil, the former head of wealth management at UBS , on charges of helping wealthy Americans dodge taxes.

04 Nov 2014

Ex-UBS wealth boss acquittal brings relief for many Swiss bankers

ZURICH, Nov 4 Many of Switzerland's private bankers breathed a sigh of relief at the acquittal of Raoul Weil, the former head of wealth management at UBS, on charges of helping wealthy Americans dodge taxes.

23 May 2014

US-Strafe schafft bei Credit Suisse neue Baustellen

Zürich Auch nach dem Ende des Steuerstreits mit den USA kann Credit Suisse nicht zum Tagesgeschäft übergehen.

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