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Mutual Funds Money Market

  • MOSCOW, June 27- Russia's central bank said on Tuesday that there was sufficient foreign-currency liquidity on the Russian money market and in the banking system. It added in a statement to Reuters that it did not see significant market worries over a shortage of forex liquidity at the end of the quarter. Some analysts have recently pointed to possible problems...

  • SHANGHAI, June 14- China's yuan edged up against the dollar on Wednesday, with the market unfazed by evidence of a still-solid economy and divided over the impact of an anticipated rise in U.S. interest rates. A small majority of traders in a Reuters poll say a U.S. interest rate hike could prompt the People's Bank of China to raise short-term money market rates, as it...

  • SHANGHAI, June 12- China's yuan steadied in narrow trade against the U.S. dollar on Monday, with the market switching its focus to the U.S. The People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.7948 per dollar prior to market open, firmer than the previous fix 6.7971. Some traders are bracing for a possible tightening in China's short-term money market rates, as a rise...

  • SHANGHAI, May 26- China's central bank plans to inject funds into the money market through its medium-term lending facility loans in early June, the Financial News said on Friday. The Financial News, a publication under the People's Bank of China, quoted the central bank as saying that there would be many factors weighing on the liquidity in June.

  • SHANGHAI, May 12- China's yuan firmed against the U.S. dollar on Friday after the central bank fixed a stronger midpoint, while easing liquidity pressure in the money market had minimal impact, traders said. China's central bank injected fresh funds through a medium-term lending facility on Friday while keeping a tight rein on short-term funding in what...

  • SHANGHAI, April 17- China's yuan slipped against the U.S. dollar on Monday, after the central bank set a weaker midpoint and injected funds into the money market via medium-term lending facility loans for which interest rates were unchanged. China's economy grew 6.9 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier, slightly faster than expected and well above...

  • SHANGHAI, April 13- China's central bank resumed injections into the money market on Thursday after a near three-week absence, in an apparent bid to ease fears of a cash crunch in the financial system following massive drains from maturing debt instruments. After skipping open market operations for 13 consecutive sessions-- saying liquidity was relatively...

  • NEW YORK, March 29- U.S. After the legislative debacle last Friday when President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans withdrew their own healthcare bill, investors worried about other reforms on his economic agenda that could get waylaid as well, such as taxes. Tom Simons, money market economist at Jefferies& Co in New York said politics remains a major driver in...

  • SHANGHAI, March 29- China stocks slid on Wednesday, posting losses for the third day in a row amid concerns over liquidity and tighter polices as the money market saw a net drain for a fourth consecutive day after the central bank skipped open market operations. "The Baltic index, as well as recent U.S. economic data, all point to improving global trade conditions,"...

  • SHANGHAI, March 29- China stocks slid on Wednesday, posting losses for the third day in a row amid concerns over liquidity and tighter polices as the money market saw a net drain for a fourth consecutive day after the central bank skipped open market operations. "The Baltic index, as well as recent U.S. economic data, all point to improving global trade conditions,"...

  • BEIJING, March 16- China's central bank raised money market rates slightly on Thursday, but said the increase did not indicate a change in its monetary policy. The People's Bank of China increased key money market rates and rates on its medium-term lending facility loans by 10 basis points on Thursday, its third increase in short-term rates in as many months.

  • FIDELITY SAW INFLOWS OF $19.1 BLN INTO MANAGED ACCOUNT PRODUCTS, $23 BLN INTO MONEY-MARKET FUNDS AND $16 BLN INTO INDEX FUNDS.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 14- Money market funds have kept an even keel since a new U.S. rule on their net asset values went into effect last October, according to federal research released on Tuesday, indicating that it may help create stability in a market that experienced large runs in the 2007-09 financial crisis. "Since NAVs began floating, money markets have been calm,"...

  • SHANGHAI, Feb 3- China will keep monetary policy generally prudent and stable, while also avoiding either a rapid slowdown in economic growth or excessive liquidity injections, the central bank assistant governor wrote on Friday. The comments from the People's Bank of China's Zhang Xiaohui come after the central bank raised the rates on primary money market...

  • The priorities were announced by outgoing SEC Chair Mary Jo White, who is slated to depart after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The rules were a direct response to the 2008 financial crisis, when the Reserve Primary Fund's exposure to Lehman Brothers prompted panicked investors to withdraw their money in a run that led the fund to "break the buck" and...

  • The priorities were announced by outgoing SEC Chair Mary Jo White, who is slated to depart after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The rules were a direct response to the 2008 financial crisis, when the Reserve Primary Fund's exposure to Lehman Brothers prompted panicked investors to withdraw their money in a run that led the fund to "break the buck" and...

  • U.S.-BASED MONEY MARKET FUNDS POST $9 BLN WITHDRAWALS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD, AFTER $11.1 BLN INFLOWS THE WEEK PRIOR- LIPPER.

  • SHANGHAI, Jan 4- China stocks extended Tuesday's gains on Wednesday morning as improving money market liquidity and moderating interest rates lifted market sentiment. Hong Kong stocks edged lower as a strong U.S. dollar weighed, threatening to break a four-day gaining streak if losses aren't pared in the afternoon session. Banks, armed with fresh lending...

  • Sheila Bair on financials

    Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair joins Rick Santelli to discuss FDIC funds and money market reform.

  • There's no return in money market funds: Expert

    Andrew Paranthoiene, director of financial institution ratings at S&P Global Ratings, discusses the problem of investing in money markets.