Category Archives: Funds

People Who Are Ready To Invest Money

Most people who are ready to invest money are inclined to start, when positive returns begin to appear, increase their investment a little at a time. A conservative investor would not invest more than they can afford to lose. This … Continue reading

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Financial Stress In Money Markets

Financial stress in money markets could persist beyond the European Union summit on Sunday, given the risks attached to it, even after Germany sought to manage market expectations by saying the meeting would not provide a definitive solution to the … Continue reading

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Mutual Funds Face Curbs On Using Derivatives In Proposed Regulations

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is poised to take the first step toward writing new regulations on derivatives investments by mutual and exchange traded funds, which hold trillions in assets. U.S. mutual funds had $12.2 trillion in net assets … Continue reading

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Credit Rating Downgraded To AA+

The rating agency Standard & Poor’s announced, that on Monday 08/08/11 downgraded the credit ratings of mortgage lenders Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and other agencies linked to long-term U.S. debt. Fannie and Freddie own or guarantee about half of all … Continue reading

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