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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NEW YORK There is evidence that tether, a digital currency pegged to the U.S. dollar, may have been used to manipulate the price of bitcoin <BTC=BTSP> and other cryptocurrencies, according to a research paper released by the University of Texas on Wednesday.
NEW YORK A proposal by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)to lower stock exchange fees and limiting the rebates exchanges pay to brokers to attract orders could cost investors more than $1 billion dollars a year, the operator of the New York Stock Exchange estimated.
NEW YORK Citadel Securities LLC has entered the lead market making business with a small list of exchange-traded funds, and is doubling down on hiring and analytics in 2018 to keep an edge over rival electronic trading firms, according to sources and an internal memo.
NEW YORK A plan by the U.S. securities regulator to study how stock exchange pricing affects the market by creating different fee levels for different stocks and exchange-traded funds could stifle competition among ETF providers, industry executives told Reuters.
NEW YORK Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is planning a revamp of its trading technology and creating a new suite of services to attract more institutional investors, including hedge funds and high-frequency trading firms, it said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK A recent move by U.S. securities regulators demanding stock exchanges do a better job justifying price changes for public market data feeds could lead to more transparency around data costs, the head of one of the world's largest trading firms said on Friday.
Cboe Global Markets Inc said on Friday it was making changes to the auction process for its Volatility Index (VIX), known as Wall Street's fear gauge, which helped drive the exchange operator to record earnings in the latest quarter.
NEW YORK Nasdaq Inc has asked regulators to allow it to give small companies a choice of trading on a single U.S. stock exchange, rather than all 13 of them, in an effort to make it easier for buyers and sellers of the stocks to find each other.
NEW YORK, April 27 Nasdaq Inc has asked regulators to allow it to give small companies a choice of trading on a single U.S. stock exchange, rather than all 13 of them, in an effort to make it easier for buyers and sellers of the stocks to find each other.