TOKYO, May 15- Struggling to stem a rout in government bond prices, the Bank of Japan said on Wednesday it will pump a massive amount of cash into the Tokyo money market.» Read More
HONG KONG, Feb 27- China shares had their best day in three weeks on Wednesday, thanks to a proposed relaxation of investment rules that boosted listed brokerages and to expectations of greater money market liquidity.
HONG KONG, Feb 27- China shares rebounded from multi-week lows on Wednesday, led by strength in the brokerage sector, on easing of investment rules and expectations of greater liquidity in the money market.
*PBOC cash injection eases China tightening worries. HONG KONG, Feb 27- China shares rebounded from multi-week lows on Wednesday, led by strength in the brokerage sector on signs of more financial innovation as the central bank eased tightening concerns after injecting funds into the money market.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO for Southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management, warns that equity markets are set for a choppy ride in the coming months.
WASHINGTON, Feb 21- A bipartisan group of former top officials of the Securities and Exchange Commission are urging the U.S. financial risk council to back down from its efforts to pressure the SEC into adopting new rules for the $2.6 trillion money market fund industry.
The Federal Reserve says the money market fund industry needs more regulations to keep it from a collapse and a repeat of another run on assets. Money market management firms like Fidelity, are fighting back saying enough is being done to keep investors safe.
LONDON, Feb 14- Euro zone banks' next repayment of emergency loans to the European Central Bank later this month could take some of the shine off the euro, much to the relief of policymakers who fret about a strong currency.
LONDON, Feb 13- U.S. money market funds are slowly returning to the euro zone, lured by a gradual rise in interest rates as the lenders grow more confident the bloc can contain its debt crisis.
Did the bulls go overboard in January, or is this the "pause that refreshes?" Russ Koesterich, BlackRock chief investment strategist, weighs in.
CNBC's Bob Pisani talks with Ken Polcari, O'Neil Securities, about what's moving the major indexes today. And, take a look at where investors are placing their money amid market uncertainty.
Howard Marks, Chairman and Founder, Oaktree says money markets are not free, thus obscuring economic cycles. He says that governments have made it clear that they want to keep liquidity cheap.
BOSTON, Jan 11- Fidelity Investments, Federated Investors Inc and Charles Schwab Corp on Friday joined a growing list of top U.S. money market fund managers in agreeing to post daily fund asset values, as the industry comes under growing pressure from regulators for more transparency.
BOSTON, Jan 11- Two more money market mutual fund managers, Fidelity Investments and Federated Investors Inc, said on Friday they will begin to post daily fund asset values, as the popular savings sector feels increasing pressure from regulators to be more transparent and less susceptible to mass redemptions.
Two major banks and the country's largest asset manager took steps to make their money market mutual funds more transparent to investors.
Dec 12- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which represents thousands of large and small businesses, told regulators it is opposed to additional reform of money market mutual funds, a significant source of funding for many of its members.
There’s yet another wrinkle in the new age of retirement and job insecurity — keeping track of all those company retirement savings plans you’ve racked up, along with that IRA you opened years ago, and creating a coherent investment strategy with them.
Although changes to money market funds since 2010 have made them more transparent and stable, SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro told CNBC that there are structural weaknesses still to be addressed.
Sharing their long-term perspectives on investing in the U.S. markets, with Thomas Lee, JPMorgan and Roger Crandall, MassMutual Financial Group.
Not guarding against inflation could mean a loss of principal — and one expert says low-duration bond funds are one way to avoid that.
Will regulatory reform destroy the $2.7 trillion dollar mutual fund industry? CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the fallout. Also, discussing whether money market funds are at risk, with Paul Stevens, Investment Company Institute president/CEO, and David Min, Center for American Progress.