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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

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Exclusive: Telecom Italia picks Goldman and Credit Suisse for network spin-off - sources

LONDON/MILAN Telecom Italia (TIM) has chosen Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse to work on the spin-off of its network, three sources told Reuters.

Feb 16 2018

Novartis readies to auction U.S. generic pills business: sources

Switzerland's Novartis AG is preparing to auction its U.S. generic pill business, looking to shed a unit that has struggled amid fierce price competition, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Feb 08 2018

Atlantia secures funding to raise Abertis bid - sources

LONDON Italy's largest motorway operator Atlantia has secured financing to raise its takeover bid for rival Abertis but any improved offer could take up to a month to materialise, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Feb 05 2018

Brazil's EMS and India's Torrent Pharma vying for Sanofi's generic drugs: sources

LONDON/FRANKFURT Brazilian drugs firm EMS and Indian rival Torrent Pharma have emerged as the only industry bidders for Sanofi's generic drugs unit, battling a series of buyout funds for an asset worth as much as $2.4 billion, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Feb 02 2018

Exclusive: Merck's consumer health sale at risk as Nestle bows out - sources

LONDON/FRANKFURT The sale of Merck KGaA's consumer health unit has been thrown off track after Nestle has pulled out, leaving the race to buy the maker of Seven Seas vitamins without its main contender, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Feb 02 2018

Bridgepoint to sell British care homes operator Care UK - sources

LONDON British buyout firm Bridgepoint has mandated Rothschild to sell the residential care business of Care UK, four financial sources familiar with the matter said.

Feb 02 2018

Bridgepoint to sell British care homes operator Care UK - sources

LONDON, Feb 2 British buyout firm Bridgepoint has mandated Rothschild to sell the residential care business of Care UK, four financial sources familiar with the matter said.

Jan 31 2018

Blackstone bets big on Wall St. information business with Thomson Reuters deal

LONDON/NEW YORK U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP catapulted itself into the major leagues of Wall Street's financial information industry on Tuesday with the acquisition of a majority stake in the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters Corp. | Video

Jan 30 2018

EXCLUSIVE-Thomson Reuters in deal for Blackstone to buy major stake in F&R unit -sources

LONDON/NEW YORK, Jan 30 The Thomson Reuters Corp board on Tuesday approved and signed a deal for Blackstone Group LP to acquire a majority stake in the news and information company's Financial and Risk business, two sources familiar with negotiations said.

Jan 30 2018

Exclusive: Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit - sources

LONDON U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP is in advanced talks to buy a stake of about 55 percent in Thomson Reuters Corp's Financial and Risk business, a deal that would value the unit at around $20 billion including debt, according to three sources familiar with the matter. | Video

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