money market

noun

Definition of money market

: the trade in short-term negotiable instruments (such as certificates of deposit or U.S. Treasury securities)

Examples of money market in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The change also applied to money market accounts — hybrid accounts that typically pay slightly higher interest rates and that come with an ATM card and limited checking privileges. Ann Carrns New York Times, Star Tribune, 8 May 2021 Park long-term dollars in stocks, and put short-term savings in short-term bonds, money market accounts or CDs. Dallas News, 1 Nov. 2020 Its revenues were 20% lower than the year-ago period, mainly driven by a 17% decline in net interest income and a 22% decrease in total fees due to money market fee waivers. Trefis Team, Forbes, 4 Mar. 2021 At the end of 2008, the yield was 1.74% for the money market fund and 2.82% for the stock index fund. Allan Sloan, ProPublica, 27 Apr. 2021 An article on Saturday about money market funds misstated Pennsylvania Republican Senator Patrick J. Toomey’s position on the Banking Committee. New York Times, 27 Apr. 2021 His list of potential fixed included: Requiring money market funds that invest in corporate and municipal debt to convert into funds that only hold US government debt. BostonGlobe.com, 12 Apr. 2021 Yellen said the examination of last year’s financial market turmoil would include a review of potential reforms for money market mutual funds and the operation of hedge funds. Martin Crutsinger, ajc, 31 Mar. 2021 Yellen said the examination of last year's financial market turmoil would include a review of potential reforms for money market mutual funds and the operation of hedge funds. Martin Crutsinger, Star Tribune, 31 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of money market

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Money market.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/money%20market. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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money market

noun

Legal Definition of money market

: the trade in short-term negotiable instruments (as certificates of deposit or U.S. Treasury securities)

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