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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

Apr 20 2018

Mexico's Volaris shares make hard landing on competition fears

MEXICO CITY Mexican low-cost airline Volaris reported first-quarter results far below market expectations on Friday, sending its shares down by almost a fifth, and analysts said the company faces intense price competition and higher fuel costs.

Apr 05 2018

Mexico's Walmex says same-store sales up 13.5 percent in March

MEXICO CITY Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico , said on Thursday that same-store sales rose in March by the biggest margin in more than 12 years on holiday shopping.

Feb 14 2018

Mexico's Financiero Interacciones sees cheaper loans on Banorte tie-up

MEXICO CITY Mexico's state and municipal government debt sector will likely see lower borrowing costs in the coming months following the acquisition of Grupo Financiero Interacciones by Banorte, Interacciones CEO said on Wednesday.

Dec 06 2017

Mexican Senate passes fintech law

MEXICO CITY Mexico's Senate on Tuesday approved a bill that would regulate its fast-growing financial technology sector, including crowdfunding and cryptocurrency firms, paving the way for a vote by the lower house.

Oct 26 2017

Banorte gives merger details; shares bounce a day after 9 percent slide

MEXICO CITY Shares in Mexican bank Grupo Financiero Banorte recovered slightly on Thursday as the company revealed more details about a merger deal with a smaller bank announced the previous day that sent the stock sliding more than 9 percent.

Oct 20 2017

After massive quakes, millions in Mexico turn to early warning app

MEXICO CITY Since two massive earthquakes hit Mexico in September, claiming more than 460 lives, an early warning start-up called SkyAlert has doubled its users to 5.8 million, making it one of the country's most downloaded apps. | Video

Sep 26 2017

Mexico eyes record IPOs before election season slowdown: sources

MEXICO CITY As many as 10 companies could list on Mexico's stock exchange by the end of 2017, sources from the exchange said, potentially marking a record year ahead of slower expected activity in 2018 due to Mexico's elections.

Sep 18 2017

Mexico readies bill to regulate fast-growing fintech industry

MEXICO CITY Mexico would regulate its fast-growing financial technology sector, including firms that use crypto-currencies like bitcoin, to protect consumers and spur competition, under a proposed bill seen by Reuters.

Sep 06 2017

Grupo Mexico eyes October IPO of its rail unit: sources

MEXICO CITY Mexican mining conglomerate Grupo Mexico has resumed plans to list its transportation division, including its Ferromex railroad operator, on Mexico's stock exchange, four sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

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