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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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Exclusive - Perry's TeamCo is latest hedge fund industry casualty

NEW YORK David Perry plans to end the main operations of TeamCo Advisers LLC by early 2018 and ultimately shut the firm, he told Reuters in an interview, making his San Francisco-based business the latest casualty in the struggling fund of hedge funds industry.

Sep 19 2017

Hedge fund manager shuts firm to explore run for Connecticut governor

NEW YORK David Stemerman is winding down his hedge fund firm to explore a run for governor of Connecticut, according to a letter sent to clients of Conatus Capital Management LP on Tuesday.

Sep 12 2017

Blackstone's Schwarzman describes pressure to disband Trump advisory groups

NEW YORK, Sept 12 Billionaire investor Stephen Schwarzman said he understood the decision to disband the business advisory groups but said he was not personally "outraged" by President Trump's reaction to a rally organized by white nationalists.

Sep 12 2017

Bridgewater's Dalio says would be 'terrible' if Cohn left White House

NEW YORK Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio on Tuesday threw his weight behind President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, saying it would be "terrible" if Gary Cohn were to leave the Trump administration.

Sep 12 2017

Bridgewater's Dalio says it would be "terrible" if Cohn left White House

NEW YORK, Sept 12 Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio on Tuesday threw his weight behind President Donald Trump's top economic adviser saying it would be "terrible" if Gary Cohn were to leave the Trump administration.

Sep 11 2017

Investors defend hedge funds amid rush to passive and private strategies

(The Sept. 7 story is refiled to change attribution of quote in paragraph 3 to Eric Alt instead of Hall Capital)

Sep 08 2017

Mushrooms and soccer social media: Credit investors look to niche bets

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 8 The hunt for yield in the credit markets has led large investors to companies in Indonesia, financing the Brazilian soybean trade and even loans to a business that tries to profit from European soccer stars' social media feeds, several of them said at an event in San Francisco this week.

Aug 15 2017

AIG shops $2 billion death benefits portfolio: sources

American International Group Inc wants to sell a $2 billion portfolio of life settlements that would pay out when sick or elderly customers die, two people familiar with the matter said.

Aug 15 2017

AIG shops $2 billion death benefits portfolio -sources

Aug 15 American International Group Inc wants to sell a $2 billion portfolio of life insurance policies that would pay out when sick or elderly customers die, two people familiar with the matter said.

Aug 08 2017

Eli Global insurance unit is confidential Beechwood buyer: source

NEW YORK Global Bankers Insurance Group is the previously undisclosed buyer of assets from the Beechwood family of reinsurance and asset management companies, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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