*ECB disappoints bears, euro seen rising to $1.40. LONDON, March 7- The euro raced to a 2-1/ 2 year high against the dollar on Friday as short term money market rates rose on signs that the European Central Bank's balance sheet was contracting at a time when other major central banks were still expanding theirs.» Read More
China's benchmark seven-day repo rates opened up nearly a full percentage point at 5 percent after the central bank let cash drain from the money market for a second week.
NEW YORK, Oct 23- The safe-haven dollar, yen and Swiss franc all rose on Wednesday as risk appetite declined following a spike in China's short-term money market interest rates. "The weight of a weak U.S. nonfarm is surpassed by rising risk aversion on concerns over China's money market.
NEW YORK, Oct 23- The dollar edged up from near two-year lows against the euro and an 8-1/ 2- month trough versus a major currency basket on Wednesday, as investors sought the greenback's safety following a spike in China's short-term money market interest rates.
BEIJING, Oct 22- China's central bank may tighten policy moderately as inflation creeps up, relying on money-market liquidity adjustments rather than blunt tools such as interest rate rises, a policy adviser to the central bank said on Tuesday.
*Assets to return to pre-debt fight level this week- JPMorgan. NEW YORK, Oct 21- Investors poured cash back into U.S. money market funds the day after Washington reached an agreement to raise the federal debt ceiling temporarily and avert a default, private data released on Monday showed.
NEW YORK, Oct 9- Banks and money market funds are beginning to shun some Treasuries normally used as collateral in the $5 trillion repurchase agreement market, a sign that the deadlock over raising the U.S. debt ceiling could disrupt a key source of day-to-day funding for the financial system.
NEW YORK, Oct 9- Banks and money market funds are beginning to shun some Treasuries bills normally used as collateral in the $5 trillion repurchase agreement market, a sign that the deadlock over raising the U.S. debt ceiling could disrupt a key source of day-to-day funding for the financial system.
LONDON, Oct 4- Fears of a U.S. default are creeping up in financial markets, with stress in short-term funding markets and bets on prolonged money printing by the Federal Reserve giving money market funds a fresh headache.
LONDON, Sept 26- The European Central Bank will serve up another course of ultra-cheap cash to banks, possibly by year-end, through another long term refinancing operation as it battles to keep money market rates low, a Reuters poll found.
BRUSSELS, Sept 23- The European Central Bank is ready to offer banks more long-term loans to keep money-market interest rates from rising to levels which could push inflation too low, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Monday.
LONDON, Sept 17- Some money market players are betting the European Central Bank will offer banks new long-term loans to counter upward pressure on short-term interest rates from the Federal Reserve's stimulus reduction.
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Mark Matthews, Head of Research Asia at Bank Julius Baer discusses how the markets have not transitioned into looking at China as a value investment, from its previous growth investment view.
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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.
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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.