The Cost of Cash: New Outlook Merits New Tactics, Analyst Says

Briggs, Amanda
March 2004
Bond Buyer;3/31/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31853, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that some individual investors may have overestimated the risk of a sharp increase in interest rates, resulting in the stockpiling of cash and other low-yielding investments in the U.S., according to Citigroup Global Markets Inc. Stockpiling of cash and low-yielding, short-term instruments by households; Level of short-term interest rates; Relationship between growth and inflation; Yield curve.


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