Cash Savings Options and Money Market Mutual Funds
The SEC has just voted to make changes to the regulatory landscape that money market mutual funds must abide by. We dedicated this week’s episode to talking about cash savings options and MMMFs. Join us as we dive into MMMFs, stress testing, swing pricing, the current state of the money market, and more.
[03.18] Money market mutual funds – Grant starts the conversation by defining MMMFs and how different they are from other mutual funds.
[08.34] How they work – Grant walks us through how MMMFs work.
[15.36] Stress testing – A bank stress test analyzes a bank’s capital to see if it is capable of withstanding an economic or financial crisis.
[23.16] The SEC – Grant explains why the US Securities and Exchange Commission is looking to make more improvements to the MMF landscape.
[25.00] Swing pricing – Grant defines swing pricing, and shares why it’s relevant.
[31.03] The cash – Grant talks about the difference between putting your money in a MMMFs and a local credit union savings account.
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