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John Kemp

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

Apr 20 2018

Commentary: U.S. recession risks seen rising sharply in 2019 and 2020

LONDON Energy market professionals estimate there is a 40 percent chance of the U.S. economy entering recession before the end of next year, rising to a little over 50 percent before the end of 2020.

Apr 18 2018

Commentary: World economy at risk from proliferating restrictions on trade and investment

LONDON Trade and investment restrictions are proliferating around the world, driven by a combination of security concerns and protectionist pressures.

Apr 16 2018

Column - Hedge funds build record bullish position in Brent: Kemp

LONDON Hedge funds are holding a near-record bullish position in crude oil and refined fuels but the buying seems to have run out of momentum and is increasingly concentrated only in Brent.

Apr 12 2018

OPEC switches operational target from inventories to investment: Kemp

LONDON OPEC appears to be reformulating its target in terms of upstream investment rather than oil inventories, according to an analysis of recent statements made by ministers from member countries.

Apr 10 2018

U.S./China trade threats likely to slow global growth: Kemp

LONDON (John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.)

Apr 10 2018

Commentary: Hedge funds rotate from WTI to Brent in search for roll yield

LONDON Hedge funds trimmed their bullish position in crude oil and fuels in the most recent week after increasing it significantly over the previous fortnight.

Apr 09 2018

Hedge funds rotate from WTI to Brent in search for roll yield: Kemp

LONDON (John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own)

Apr 02 2018

China's crude oil futures contract should confound the skeptics

LONDON China’s new crude oil futures contract, which began trading this week, has a good chance of confounding the doubters and becoming a regional benchmark where other contracts have failed.

Mar 27 2018

Oil market 'locked', almost all funds expect further price rises: Kemp

(John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own)

Mar 22 2018

Brent spreads tighten again for second half of 2018: Kemp

(John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.)

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