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Money Market Fund Investing

Background

A money-market fund (MMF) is an AAA-rated, constant NAV (net asset value) pooled investment that is made up of short-term fixed income instruments that provide same-day access to liquidity for…

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Financing

Industry roundup: 14 April

by Graham Buck

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UK may extend SME recovery loans; Japan offers detail on digital yen; US money market funds reform; Canada accelerates rate hikes

Regulation & Tax

Industry roundup: 17 February

by Graham Buck

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ESMA aims to bolster MMFs; PBoC claims digital yuan success; Survey finds spreadsheets still prevalent; LPA, Globalance partner on ESG reporting

Environment, Social, Governance

Industry roundup: 8 February

by Graham Buck

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Asia’s PPAs hamper transition from coal; Customers rank NZ business banks; Monneo partners with Kantox; LendingKart partners with Amazon India

Environment, Social, Governance

Industry roundup: 13 January

by Graham Buck

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Maersk moves to greener fuel; Switzerland tests digital currency; India crackdown on commodity derivatives; Unilever’s ethical stance under fire

Regulation & Tax

Industry roundup: 23 December

by Graham Buck

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SEC proposes further money market fund reforms; SWIFT eyes expansion into digital assets; US waiting game for cross-border payments and more

Environment, Social, Governance

Industry Roundup

by Jack Large

Green globe

BofA’s new Virtual Account Management Solution; Managing human diversity in ESG investing; Green banking

Roundup

Industry roundup: 30 August

by Jack Large

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Money Market Funds

European MMFs in increased regulatory peril

by Ben Poole

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The EBA's draft regulatory technical standards classify MMFs as shadow banking entities, bringing new regulatory reporting requirements.

Money Market Funds

Bank of England targets MMF resilience

by Ben Poole

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The BoE governor has been speaking about how money market funds magnified some of the economic shocks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cash Investments

2021 treasury cash investment trends revealed

by Ben Poole

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An ICD survey shows the most popular investment instruments for treasurers in both the Americas and Europe, as well as challenges treasurers face.

Environment, Social, Governance

ESG ups the MMF burden of proof

by Ben Poole

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Fitch Ratings estimates that global AUM in ESG-focused MMFs grew by 30% in 2019 to €70bn, compared with 15% growth in traditional MMFs.