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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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06 Dec 2017

Short-seller Muddy Waters bets against OSI Systems

BOSTON Carson Block, founder of short-seller Muddy Waters LLC, said he is betting that the stock price of OSI Systems Inc will fall, sending the company's shares tumbling more than 30 percent on Wednesday.

04 Dec 2017

Hedge fund Marcato shifts proxy fight tactics at UGG maker Deckers

A U.S. hedge fund that wants to make changes to the board of UGG boot maker Deckers Outdoor Corp reduced its demand on Monday from changing all nine directors to just three, likely improving its chance of victory.

01 Dec 2017

Hedge fund Tudor shuts one portfolio; Jones to play bigger role

BOSTON Paul Tudor Jones, one of Wall Street's most prominent investors, is restructuring his Tudor Investment Corp. by liquidating one portfolio and planning to play a bigger role in managing money at the hedge fund firm he founded nearly four decades ago.

01 Dec 2017

Hedge fund Tudor shuts one portfolio; Jones to play bigger role

BOSTON, Dec 1 Paul Tudor Jones, one of Wall Street's most prominent investors, is restructuring his Tudor Investment Corp. by liquidating one portfolio and planning to play a bigger role in managing money at the hedge fund firm he founded nearly four decades ago.

30 Nov 2017

Hedge fund Hutchin Hill shuts down after three bad years

BOSTON Hedge fund manager Neil Chriss said on Thursday he is closing his $2.2 billion firm Hutchin Hill Capital LP after three years of poor performance.

29 Nov 2017

Chipotle founder out as CEO as investor patience expires

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc is searching for a turnaround expert to replace founder and Chief Executive Steve Ells, who said on Wednesday he would step aside after failing for two years to rescue the burrito chain's sales and reputation from a string of food safety lapses.

29 Nov 2017

Folger Hill raises fresh cash for burgeoning Asia investment unit

BOSTON A budding business in Asia is helping revive the fortunes of U.S. hedge fund executive Sol Kumin.

29 Nov 2017

Folger Hill raises fresh cash for burgeoning Asia investment unit

BOSTON, Nov 29 A budding business in Asia is helping revive the fortunes of U.S. hedge fund executive Sol Kumin.

16 Nov 2017

Ackman sells Air Products, Nomad Foods positions, makes strong profit

NEW YORK Activist investor William Ackman told his hedge fund clients on Wednesday that he liquidated positions in Air Products and Chemicals Inc and Nomad Foods Ltd, investments that earned them a lot of money.

16 Nov 2017

Trian's Peltz claims win in proxy fight, P&G says not yet

Activist hedge fund manager Nelson Peltz claimed victory in his fight to win a seat on Procter & Gamble Co's board after a preliminary tally of votes was released on Wednesday, but P&G refused to concede and said it wants to see a certified result before declaring a winner.

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