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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

14 Nov 2017

Damages for Grenfell fire victims may total just $5 million - Reuters analysis

(This Oct. 18 story corrects age in paragraph 19 to five, not six)

09 Nov 2017

British shell companies linked to 52 money laundering scandals

LONDON British shell companies have been linked to 52 money laundering scandals involving 80 billion pounds in the past 14 years, according to researchers at campaign group Transparency International.

08 Nov 2017

Steinhoff didn't tell investors about nearly $1 billion in deals

LONDON German-listed Steinhoff International did not tell investors about almost $1 billion in transactions with a related company despite laws that some experts believe require it to do so, a Reuters examination of filings and prospectuses has found.

08 Nov 2017

Steinhoff didn't tell investors about nearly $ 1 billion in deals

LONDON German-listed Steinhoff International did not tell investors about almost $1 billion in transactions with a related company despite laws that some experts believe require it to do so, a Reuters examination of filings and prospectuses has found.

05 Nov 2017

Multinationals grapple with Republican excise tax surprise

WASHINGTON/LONDON The Republican tax bill unveiled last week in the U.S. Congress could disrupt the global supply chains of large, multinational companies by slapping a 20-percent tax on cross-border transactions they routinely make between related business units.

18 Oct 2017

UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT fraud

LONDON A UK parliamentary report has criticised Amazon and eBay for not doing enough to prevent tax fraud on their online market places and recommended the government hold the online giants accountable for tax lost to evaders.

28 Sep 2017

Central banks seek better security on inter-bank payments

LONDON Central banks from some the world’s biggest economies proposed measures on Thursday to improve security of inter-bank payments and messaging systems, after the systems were used to steal tens of millions of dollars in Bangladesh and elsewhere last year.

22 Aug 2017

Europe wary of security infrastructure despite vehicle attacks

LONDON Europe has experienced around a dozen cases of drivers using a car or truck to plough into pedestrians like last week's attack in Barcelona, but cities have not rushed to mitigate the risks by changing their layout. | Video

22 Aug 2017

Europe wary of security infrastructure despite vehicle attacks

(Story corrects paragraph 19 to make clear Westminster council does not manage Westminster bridge) | Video

21 Aug 2017

Britain will not exclude possible EU oversight of UK borders after Brexit

LONDON Britain will not rule out the possibility that the European Union may retain oversight of customs controls at UK borders after it leaves the bloc, as the country seeks ways to keep unhindered access to EU markets following Brexit.

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