Mutual Funds Money Market


  • BOSTON, Sept 17- There will be no champagne corks popping in the $2.7 trillion U.S. money-market fund industry. An interest rate increase would have boosted money fund yields while allowing money fund providers such as Fidelity Investments, JPMorgan Chase& Co Inc, BlackRock Inc and Federated Investors Inc to boost fees. Prime institutional funds had $986...

  • The final rule by the Securities and Exchange Commission was required under the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law. The SEC had previously adopted new regulations to strip references to ratings out of some of its other rules. In their place, the SEC said, a money market fund will now be limited to investing in securities that present "minimal credit risks" and...

  • Aug 21- Goldman Sachs Group Inc fund managers believe investors could pour $450 billion into money market funds that invest in U.S. government debt in response to new rules for the short-term funds, an executive told Reuters. Goldman Sachs joins other asset management firms in preparing for the rules, which are designed to protect investors from extreme market...

  • Is bitcoin stalling? Coyno CEO discusses Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 5:10 AM ET
    Is bitcoin stalling? Coyno CEO discusses

    Levin Kellner, co-founder and CEO of Coyno, discusses the impact of bitcoin at events like CeBIT, and whether the virtual currency is stalling.

  • Financial advisor: Stay out of money-market funds! Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 11:29 AM ET

    After the SEC passed new rules, this financial advisor's advice is: Stay out of money-market funds!

  • SEC adopts money market reforms in 3-2 vote Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    The SEC adopted rules designed to curb the risk of investor runs on money market funds.

  • SEC poised to 'break the buck' for some money funds Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Regulators are expected to vote to end the fixed $1 share price for money-market mutual funds - at least for some money funds used by big investors.

  • Santelli eyes fund flows and Fed Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 11:37 AM ET
    Santelli eyes fund flows and Fed

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research founder & chairman, about where investors are placing their bets now and what's happening in money markets.

  • Great Rotation Well Underway? Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 7:08 AM ET
    Great Rotation Well Underway?

    Robert Tipp, Prudential Fixed Income; Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, discuss whether the rise in yields is over and if money will migrate from bonds into equities.

  • Pro Navigates Winding River of Fund Flows Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 7:16 AM ET
    Pro Navigates Winding River of Fund Flows

    Why are mass amounts of investors bailing from bond funds and emerging market equities? Charles Biderman, TrimTabs Investment Research, shares his insight.

  • Lebenthal With QE3 Investor Exit Strategy Monday, 20 May 2013 | 6:45 AM ET
    Lebenthal With QE3 Investor Exit Strategy

    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.

  • Play of the Day: China Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 11:50 PM ET
    Play of the Day: China

    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.

  • US Sequester Not Halted Great Rotation Sunday, 3 Mar 2013 | 5:10 PM ET
    See Up To 0.5% Impact of Sequester on US GDP Over 12-Mths: Pro

    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.

  • Warning! Market Volatility Ahead: Pro Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 7:05 PM ET
    Warning! Market Volatility Ahead: Pro

    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.

  • Should You Worry About Your Money Market Fund? Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 3:14 PM ET

    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.

  • Koesterich: 'Yesterday Was a Bit of Profit-Taking' Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 6:33 AM ET
    Koesterich: 'Yesterday Was a Bit of Profit-Taking'

    Did the bulls go overboard in January, or is this the "pause that refreshes?" Russ Koesterich, BlackRock chief investment strategist, weighs in.

  • From Bonds to Stocks? Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    From Bonds to Stocks?

    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.

  • The Distortion of Money Markets Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 6:15 PM ET
    The Distortion of Money Markets

    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.

  • Financial Firms Start to Raise Curtains on Money Funds Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 5:27 PM ET

    Two major banks and the country's largest asset manager took steps to make their money market mutual funds more transparent to investors.

  • Stop Juggling That Handful of 401(k)s and IRAs Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012 | 9:26 AM ET

    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.