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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

Jul 13 2017

Telecoms group Altice to launch online bank in Europe: source

PARIS French billionaire Patrick Drahi plans to launch an online bank by early 2019 in the European countries where his telecoms and cable firm Altice operates, a source close to the matter said on Thursday.

Jul 11 2017

France seeks to make Paris Europe's leading finance hub

PARIS France will use "all means" to make Paris Europe's main post-Brexit financial capital, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Tuesday, while international bankers said they wanted to see if such pro-business reforms would stick over time. | Video

Jul 11 2017

SocGen could move up to 400 banking jobs from London due to Brexit

PARIS France's Societe Generale could move 400 corporate and investment banking jobs from London as part of its Brexit plans, with most of them going to Paris, Chief Executive Frederic Oudea said.

Jun 28 2017

France's CGT alone among unions in labour reform strike call

PARIS France's hardline CGT labour union looked isolated in its call for a September strike over President Emmanuel Macron's plans to ease labour regulations, as two other leading unions sounded a more conciliatory note on talks with the government.

Jun 28 2017

Cyber attack hits property arm of French bank BNP Paribas

PARIS A global cyber attack has hit the property arm of France's biggest bank BNP Paribas , one of the largest financial institutions known to be affected by an extortion campaign that started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading.

Jun 28 2017

Cyber attack hits property arm of French bank BNP Paribas

PARIS A global cyber attack has hit the property arm of France's biggest bank BNP Paribas , one of the largest financial institutions known to be affected by an extortion campaign that started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading.

Jun 27 2017

Noyer says Brexit banks taking formal steps to secure EU business in Paris

PARIS Banks from London have been quietly securing licences to operate from Paris after Brexit as planned reforms from new president Emmanuel Macron boost the French capital's prospects as a financial centre, former Bank of France governor told Reuters.

Jun 16 2017

France eyes court to deal with post-Brexit financial contract issues

PARIS France is considering creating a special court that would handle disputes over financial contracts governed by English law after Britain leaves the European Union, a move designed in part to help lure banks to Paris from the City of London.

Jun 12 2017

France leads opposition to deal on bank capital rules

LONDON/PARIS Europe, led by France, is set to scupper attempts this week to reach a compromise deal on bank capital rules, arguing that the levels being set to avoid future taxpayer bailouts are too high, people familiar with the talks told Reuters.

Jun 12 2017

France leads opposition to deal on bank capital rules

LONDON/PARIS, June 12 Europe, led by France, is set to scupper attempts this week to reach a compromise deal on bank capital rules, arguing that the levels being set to avoid future taxpayer bailouts are too high, people familiar with the talks told Reuters.

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