Edition:
India

Peter Hobson

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

25 May 2018

Gold holds above $1,300 after Trump ditches North Korea summit

LONDON Gold prices steadied on Friday after breaking above $1,300 an ounce in the previous session when U.S. President Donald Trump called off a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, raising political tensions.

16 May 2018

Gold rises on short-covering after falling to four-month low

NEW YORK/LONDON Gold prices rebounded from a 4-1/2-month low on Wednesday on short-covering as the U.S. dollar came off its 2018 highs and U.S. bond yields sat near multi-year peaks.

15 May 2018

LBMA suspends Russian precious metals refinery from 'good delivery' lists

LONDON The London Bullion Market Association said on Tuesday it had suspended the Ekaterinburg Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Plant from its gold and silver good delivery lists due to "ownership related issues".

11 May 2018

Soft U.S. inflation pushes gold prices higher

LONDON Gold was set for its first weekly gain in four weeks on Friday after soft U.S. inflation data suggested that the Federal Reserve might show caution on the pace of interest rate rises.

08 May 2018

Exclusive: World's biggest gold ETF launching new low-fee fund - source

LONDON The World Gold Council, owner of the world's largest gold-backed exchange traded fund (ETF), is launching a new fund with a cut-price management fee to fend off rivals with lower charges, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.

05 May 2018

Exclusive - World's biggest gold ETF launching new low-fee fund - source

LONDON The World Gold Council, owner of the world's largest gold-backed exchange traded fund (ETF), is launching a new fund with a cut-price management fee to fend off rivals with lower charges, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.

02 May 2018

Exclusive: Scotiabank reworks ScotiaMocatta metals after failed sale - sources

LONDON Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank) is restructuring its metals business and several senior staff in London and New York are leaving after the Canadian bank was unable to sell the ScotiaMocatta unit, four sources familiar with the matter said.

26 Apr 2018

Stronger dollar traps gold near five-week lows

LONDON Gold prices hovered near five-week lows on Thursday as higher U.S. bond yields and a stronger dollar dampened interest in bullion.

24 Apr 2018

U.S. aluminum trade group calls on Trump to avoid quotas

LONDON A U.S. aluminum trade group said U.S. manufacturers rely on foreign metal and called on the U.S. government to avoid quotas on nations exempted from tariffs on aluminum imports.

12 Apr 2018

Komatsu sales growth to slow as miners avoid new equipment buys

SANTIAGO Japanese machine maker Komatsu Ltd expects revenue growth from mining to slow as a surge in demand for equipment maintenance fades while miners remain wary of large new investments, an executive at the company said on Wednesday.

Markets

  • Asia
  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Sectors
Stock Search
Sensex 34,344.91 -306.33 -0.88%
Nikkei 22,689.74 -270.60 -1.18%
Hang Seng 30,665.64 -568.71 -1.82%
EUR/INR 79.916 -0.04%
USD/INR 68.310 -0.07%
GBP/INR 91.214 -0.01%
Gold 1,291.70 +0.00 +0.00%
Oil 67.88 +0.00 +0.00%
Corn 406.00 +0.00 +0.00%