TITLE

With supply tight, money market funds finding derivatives less of a dirty word

AUTHOR(S)
Polyak, Ilana
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;03/03/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30342, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increased demand for derivatives in the United States. Attribution of the high demand for derivatives to a banking crisis in Japan and thin supply in short-term papers; Advantage of the derivatives' stronger underlying credit than comparable natural variable-rate demand notes; Need to educate investors on how derivatives perform in a money market fund.
ACCESSION #
325650

 

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