Prime motivation

Smith, James
June 2009
Money Marketing;6/11/2009, p37
In this article the author discusses the importance of the Prime Rate Capital in Great Britain. He states that Prime Rate has enjoyed millions of inflows after the money market funds founded by Chris Oulton became a big business. He adds that the scheme is considered a key during the crisis in the market as it provides banks with cash management and ability to compete big companies.


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