Years Later ... The SEC this week ratified new rules for money market funds (869 pages!). Since September 2008, when Reserve Primary ..... politically charged process. The mutual fund industry liked money market funds just fine the way they were, banks wanted them gutted
AUM. Shifts away from equity strategies can have an impact as well, with management fees lower for fixed-income and money market funds . The firm is also exposed to cultural, economic, and political risks through its operations and investments in overseas
institutional investors. It offers a broad range of no-load U.S. and international stock, blended asset, bond, and money market funds . Approximately 57% of the firm's managed assets are held in retirement accounts and variable-annuity investment portfolios
jeopardized corporate lending which arose during the 2008 financial crisis. The rules "will reduce the risk of runs in money market funds and provide important new tools that will help further protect investors and the financial system," says SEC chairwoman
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Money Market Funds (MMF) Snapshot: End-June 2014 http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id
BOSTON, July 23 (Reuters) - New rules announced on Wednesday will likely drive safety-oriented retail investors away from some money market funds because they highlight risks and make it harder to...
"BlackRock ( BLK -0.5% ) supports the SECs efforts to improve the resiliency of U.S. money market funds during times of stress and appreciates the thoughtful, deliberate and consultative process the Agency has undertaken to achieve
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. securities regulators adopted rules on Wednesday to curb the risk of investor runs on institutional money market funds , mainly by requiring their value to float instead of maintaining a value of $1 per share.
WASHINGTON, July 23 (Reuters) - U.S. securities regulators adopted rules on Wednesday designed to curb the risk of investor runs on money market funds , capping the end of a years-long heated debate...
today in favor of new rules for prime money market funds that would require the cash management ..... rules, which apply only to prime money market funds --a $900 billion subsegment of ..... are likely to move into government money market funds or move their deposits to a bank