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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TEL AVIV Cybersecurity firm McAfee is looking at further acquisitions after buying security provider SkyHigh Networks this year and has not ruled out going public again to widen its options, its chief executive said.
RAANANA, Israel Israel's UroGen Pharma plans to begin a mid-stage trial of its treatment for bladder cancer patients in August, after positive interim results last month from an advanced trial of a treatment for upper urinary tract cancer.
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TEL AVIV The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance's new venture capital fund has agreed five investments in four months totaling $50 million and will present another to its supervisory board next week, the fund's head said.
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TEL AVIV Private equity firm Permira [PERM.UL] said on Tuesday it is buying back Cisco System's video software unit, six years after it sold the business to Cisco for $5 billion.
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TEL AVIV Network security provider Check Point Software Technologies cut its revenue and profit forecasts for 2018, despite just beating earnings estimates in the first quarter, saying it was taking longer to close deals for a new key product.
TEL AVIV Oracle Corp co-CEO Safra Catz said on Monday she expected an acceleration in the company's cloud business after the software maker last month reported sales from this business that fell short of Wall Street forecasts.
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