LONDON, Dec 12- Sweden's crown fell to a 1-1/ 2 year low against the euro on Thursday after data bolstered the case for a rate cut there and with the single currency supported by higher money market rates and year-end repatriation by banks. Against the dollar, the euro was steady at $1.3785, having hit a six-week high of $1.3811 on Wednesday.» Read More
WASHINGTON, June 25- The U.S. Federal Reserve on Tuesday proposed requiring that large banks report to regulators data on certain money market instruments. The proposal would capture U.S. banks that have insured deposits and total assets of at least $26 billion, and U.S. branches of foreign banks with third-party assets of at least $900 million.
*Some relief in stressed China money markets also help. TOKYO, June 25- Japan's Nikkei share average rose in choppy trade on Tuesday morning, erasing earlier losses as the weak yen offset lingering worries about stress in China's banking system and the U.S.
SHANGHAI, June 25- Chinese stocks extended losses on Tuesday even as money market rates fell back towards more normal level as the central bank signalled a slight softening in its crackdown on easy credit by opting not to change the amount of cash in the market.
Why are mass amounts of investors bailing from bond funds and emerging market equities? Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research, shares his insight.
SHANGHAI, June 24- China's cash crunch eased further on Monday after the central bank moved to prevent the money market from seizing up, but bank stocks tanked as the authorities made clear that the days of unlimited cheap official funds are over.
SHANGHAI, June 23- There is ample liquidity in China and the latest spike in money market rates was a result of market distortions caused by widespread speculative trading and shadow financing, state news agency Xinhua said in a commentary on Sunday.
Alexandra Lebenthal, President and CEO of Lebenthal & Co, provides a strategy for investors to bank profits when the Fed begins winding down its bond-buying policies.
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.
Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, says the rotation from bonds to equities is in full flow, despite concerns over the U.S. 'sequester' spending cuts.
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.
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.
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.
Two major banks and the country's largest asset manager took steps to make their money market mutual funds more transparent to investors.
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.