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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LONDON Russia's En+ Group, which manages Oleg Deripaska's aluminum and hydropower businesses, is likely to ask the U.S. Treasury for more time to reduce Deripaska's stake, a source close to the company said.
LONDON Anglo American is likely to sell up to 30 percent of its multi-billion dollar Peruvian copper project Quellaveco to Japanese entities, including Mitsubishi, which already own part of it, three sources familiar with the matter said.
LONDON, May 17 Anglo American is likely to sell up to 30 percent of the multi-billion dollar Peruvian copper project Quellaveco to Japanese entities, including Mitsubishi, which already own part of it, three sources familiar with the matter said.
LONDON Oilfield services provider Petrofac Ltd has hired investment banks Barclays and HSBC to help with the sale of its oil fields in Mexico, as it prepares to scale back its oil and gas production operations, several banking sources said.
LONDON Glencore and United Company Rusal have asked the London Metal Exchange to temporarily lift its suspension on Rusal's aluminum after an extension of the deadline for companies to wind down contracts with the Russian firm under U.S. sanctions, sources said.
LONDON/ABU DHABI Emirates Global Aluminium's (EGA) stock market listing is likely to slip to 2019 because of turmoil in global aluminum markets after the United States imposed sanctions on Russian aluminum group Rusal, three sources familiar with the deal said.
By Clara Denina , Jonathan Saul, Dasha Afanasieva and Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen
LONDON The world's largest steelmaker ArcelorMittal has hired Bank of America-Merrill Lynch to sell a number of its steel assets to secure antitrust clearance to acquire Italian peer Ilva.
LONDON Kazakhstan has chosen JP Morgan and VTB Capital to lead the international listing of Kazakhtelecom , the country's largest telecoms operator, two financial sources familiar with the matter said.
LONDON/AMSTERDAM Dutch energy company Eneco is working with investment bank Citi to advise on its privatisation, which should kick off soon, three sources familiar with the matter said.