- the short-term trade in money, as in the sale and purchase of bonds and certificates.
Origin of money market
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And since investors tend to treat money-market funds like cash, it makes sense for funds to maintain maximum flexibility.Panic Sets In With the Davos Crowd
October 14, 2013
The money-market fund industry nearly collapsed, as many money-market funds had Lehman Brothers commercial paper.Debt-Limit Disaster Is Exponentially Worse Than 2008 Lehman Debacle
October 8, 2013
But she challenged the lack of oversight on money-market funds that the public believes are safe.Former Wall Street Executive Sallie Krawcheck Critiques Financial Reform Policy
Allan Dodds Frank
October 16, 2012
These things interested him only by the effect they might produce on the money-market.Which?
Only the Government were aware of the part he had taken in that matter,—the Government and—the Money-market!Temporal Power
They believe in the Laws and the Money-market and Respectability.Three Plays by Granville-Barker
No, sir; its the money-market whats—ti—tight, replied the gentlemanly dressed individual, though much the worse for bad whiskey.The Funny Side of Physic
A. D. Crabtre
This ran on the subject of the money-market, with which the young man boasted some practical acquaintance.The Whirlpool
- finance the financial institutions dealing with short-term loans and capital and with foreign exchangeCompare capital market
A collective term for the many markets in which funds that are loaned for short periods to businesses or to governments are bought and sold.