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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FRANKFURT European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has decided to remain a member of an opaque club of top figures in finance despite a watchdog's call to leave it to protect the ECB's reputation.
BERLIN/FRANKFURT German unions have reached an inflation-busting pay hike deal for more than 2 million public sector workers that could push up prices and boost a consumer-led upswing in Europe's biggest economy. | Video
FRANKFURT, April 18 European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has decided to remain a member of the opaque Group of 30 club of top figures in finance despite a watchdog's call to leave it to protect the ECB's reputation.
BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT An early Easter helped drive a pick-up in euro zone inflation in March, keeping the European Central Bank on track with preparations to wind down its huge stimulus programme in coming months. | Video
FRANKFURT The European Central Bank has sold bonds issued by Telefonica Deutschland after realising, nearly two years later, it should never have bought them under its own rules.
FRANKFURT, April 3 The European Central Bank has sold bonds issued by Telefonica Deutschland after realising, nearly two years later, it should never have bought them under its own rules.
FRANKFURT Lending to euro zone companies slowed last month and a measure of money circulating in the region dipped unexpectedly, data showed on Tuesday, in a fresh sign the euro zone's economic expansion may be losing momentum.
FRANKFURT The European Central Bank's new and contested rules on how much money banks must set aside to cover loans that go unpaid might be "made redundant" by new European Union-wide legislation, the ECB's top banking supervisor Daniele Nouy said on Monday.
FRANKFURT, March 26 European Central Bank inspectors found shortcomings and miscalculations worth more than 10 billion euros when going through euro zone banks' loan books last year, the ECB said on Monday.
BUENOS AIRES Financial policymakers from the world's top 20 economies agreed to keep a watchful eye on cryptocurrencies on Tuesday and opened the door to regulating the booming industry at a later stage.