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Karin Strohecker

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

18 Aug 2017

EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging markets defy Washington woes, make weekly gains

LONDON, Aug 18 Emerging stocks and some currencies ended the week on a sour note as investors fretted over U.S. political turmoil on Friday, but many assets were still in line for solid weekly gains.

17 Aug 2017

EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging stocks, FX sail higher as dollar licks Fed wounds

LONDON, Aug 17 Emerging stocks sailed higher for a second day and many currencies firmed on Thursday after diminishing U.S. interest rate prospects and political upheaval in Washington hurt the dollar while choppy commodity prices cast a shadow over some markets.

15 Aug 2017

EMERGING MARKETS-Dollar rise cancels out boost from N.Korea relief

LONDON, Aug 15 A stronger dollar weighed on emerging assets on Tuesday, with stocks and currencies failing to benefit from an easing of the North Korea standoff.

11 Aug 2017

Amid nuclear standoff, frozen North Korea debt untradeable due to sanctions

LONDON Once seen as an opportunity for investors to position themselves for a future North Korean turnaround, the country's rarely traded defaulted debt may move further into the twilight zone after new sanctions were imposed this week on Pyongyang.

11 Aug 2017

Amid nuclear standoff, frozen North Korea debt untradeable due to sanctions

LONDON Once seen as an opportunity for investors to position themselves for a future North Korean turnaround, the country's rarely traded defaulted debt may move further into the twilight zone after new sanctions were imposed this week on Pyongyang.

11 Aug 2017

Amid nuclear standoff, frozen N.Korea debt untradeable due to sanctions

LONDON Once seen as an opportunity for investors to position themselves for a future North Korean turnaround, the country's rarely traded defaulted debt may move further into the twilight zone after new sanctions were imposed this week on Pyongyang.

10 Aug 2017

EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging stocks reeling from Asian falls, FX mixed

LONDON, Aug 10 Emerging market assets still felt on Thursday the reverberations of the standoff between Washington and Pyongyang, with stocks extending losses for a second day while currencies fared more mixed.

09 Aug 2017

EMERGING MARKETS-N.Korea missile threat sparks selling across emerging markets

LONDON, Aug 9 Heightening tensions between North Korea and the United States rattled emerging markets on Wednesday, pushing stocks to their biggest one-day fall in a month, while the rand weakened after South Africa's president survived a no-confidence vote.

02 Aug 2017

Strongman trades trump democratic deficits in 2017

LONDON Poland's tightening grip on its judiciary has prompted nationwide protests and threats of European sanctions, but its asset prices and currency have soared this year as they have in plenty of other places where democracy has been eroded.

28 Jul 2017

With coupon funds frozen, Congo heads for Eurobond default

ABIDJAN/LONDON, July 28 Republic of Congo appeared headed for a sovereign debt default on Monday after the latest coupon payment on its $363 million Eurobond was frozen amid a decades-old legal dispute over a $1 billion debt to a local construction company.

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