money market


Definition of money market

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

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Recent Examples on the Web The asset management and administration fees primarily include income earned on client assets invested in money market funds, other mutual funds, and specific investment programs. Trefis Team, Forbes, 15 July 2022 Reasonable options include high-yielding bank accounts, money market funds, Treasury bills and I bonds. New York Times, 14 July 2022 This left cash and cash equivalents, such as money market funds, at $18 billion as of the end of March — more than enough to fund short-term needs, according to KoGuan. Christiaan Hetzner, Fortune, 19 May 2022 My article’s primary thesis was that inflation is universally a money market dynamic issue with money supply and goods/services demand as functions. Ivan Illan, Forbes, 27 June 2022 For Investors: At last, interest rates for money market funds have started to rise. New York Times, 17 June 2022 Third, a qualified investment manager can operate a money market mutual fund. Matt Sekerke, WSJ, 25 May 2022 The trading sessions in the foreign exchange and money market opened at 10.00 a.m. local time on Friday (2 a.m. ET). NBC News, 11 Mar. 2022 Since late last year, the air has been leaking out of cryptocurrencies, with investors pulling back from riskier assets in anticipation of easy-money market conditions coming to an end. Caitlin Mccabe, WSJ, 15 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of money market

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Money market.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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