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Mutual Funds Money Market

  • NEW YORK, Nov 17- U.S. Treasury yields edged lower on Friday, in line with weakness on Wall Street and declines in German 10- year bond yields, as the yield curve continued to flatten following strong U.S. housing starts data for October. "The front end of the curve is building in the greater and greater probability of Fed rate hikes," said Tom Simons, money market...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 17- U.S. Treasury yields edged lower on Friday, in line with falls on Wall Street and declines in German 10- year bonds, as the yield curve continued to flatten following strong U.S. housing starts data for October. "The front end of the curve is building in the greater and greater probability of Fed rate hikes," said Tom Simons, money market economist, at...

  • RIYADH, Oct 26- Saudi Arabia's central bank governor said on Thursday he was seriously studying how to conduct future money market operations given the rise in debt issuance. The governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority, Ahmed al-Kholifey, was speaking at an investment conference in Riyadh against a background of a surge in domestic bond issuance by...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- U.S. Yields took off after data showed that the U.S. non-manufacturing index as measured by the Institute for Supply Management rose to 59.8 last month from 55.3 in August. "This could just be a little bit of a clean-up," said Tom Simons, money market economist, at Jefferies in New York.

  • Fund investors have been unnerved by threats from North Korea, which fired a missile over Japan after testing a powerful nuclear bomb. Cash-like money market funds pulled in $17.7 billion during the week ended Sept. 13, accelerating from $6.8 billion the previous week, while Treasury mutual funds and exchange-traded funds attracted $3 billion, the most since...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 14- U.S. fund investors poured nearly $18 billion into money markets and $1.9 billion into taxable bonds during the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday.

  • RPT-U.S.-BASED MONEY MARKET FUNDS POST $19.9 BLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD; LARGEST WITHDRAWALS SINCE JUNE- LIPPER.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 23- U.S. money market fund assets grew by $25.44 billion to $2.698 trillion in the week ended Aug. 22 to their highest level in more than eight months, while interest rates offered by these funds held steady on the week, the Money Fund Report said on Wednesday. In the latest week, taxable money market fund assets increased by $25.64 billion to $2.568...

  • *China's "nifty 50" index highest since Nov. 2015. An index tracking 50 blue-chips in Shanghai, dubbed China's "nifty 50" index, rose 0.7 percent to a 20- month high as investors continued to chase blue-chips with solid fundamentals. China's central bank resumed open market operations to inject 40 billion yuan into money market on Tuesday, after abstaining from open...

  • 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...

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

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    Ken Brown, Wall Street Journal, discusses why we are seeing money migration from money markets to government bond funds.

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    Jim Bianco, president of Bianco Research, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss Federal Reserve monetary policy.

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    Following the first day of Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen's testimony, CNBC contributor Ron Insana explains how negative rates may come into play to put money into the economy.

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

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