Market Views - Cash Management
For more than three decades, Federated has been an industry leader in money market and cash management. Choose an article to read our views on the credit and money markets. For even more on this topic, visit our Money Market Matters Resource Center.
| Month in Cash: Fed shifting to other side of average |
Sept. 1, 2014 ::
The Fed debate on the strength of the economy is heating up.
| Month in Cash: About that elephant in the room |
Aug. 1, 2014 ::
SEC rule changes may impact rates but that's well down the road. For now, they're going to stay low.
| Month in Cash: Inch by inch, point by point |
Jul. 1, 2014 ::
When it comes to the Fed, a little change is better than none.
| Month in Cash: Wanted—More Fed governors |
Jun. 1, 2014 ::
When the Federal Reserve has a full complement of governors, the FOMC and the economy will benefit from the additional voices.
| Month in Cash: The Fed repo man is on our side |
May 1, 2014 ::
The Fed's Reverse Repo Facility has provided a much-needed floor to the market in this low-rate environment.
| In short: The downside of qualitative |
Apr. 10, 2014 ::
The Fed's move from concrete numbers to a broader view of the economy Fed has put the market in a position of prediction more than reaction.
| Month in Cash: The end of low-rate frustration is almost in sight |
Apr. 1, 2014 ::
Mending economy could prompt Fed action
| Month In Cash: Hurry up and wait |
Mar. 1, 2014 ::
The verdict is still out on how the economy will look when the winter can no longer be an excuse.
| Month in Cash: Weather still freezing but economy thawing |
Feb. 1, 2014 ::
Despite mixed economic news, Federal Reserve continues to taper and extends the reverse repo tool.
| Money Market Memo: Staring at the ceiling ... again |
Jan. 30, 2014 ::
Contingency plans prudent as Congress and White House inch toward debt-ceiling deadline
| Month in Cash: A little closer to normalcy |
Jan. 1, 2014 ::
Stronger growth, moderating Fed likely to cause rates to begin to move up this year
| Month in Cash: Has the low-rate paradigm started to shift? |
Dec. 1, 2013 ::
Rates remain extremely low but there are indications the trend will be up from here on out
| Month in Cash: Don't get spooked by the headlines |
Nov. 1, 2013 ::
Despite the shutdown and debt-ceiling slowdown, cash market hangs tough at low-rate levels
| In short: Psst! The line in the sand really isn't Oct. 17 |
Oct. 16, 2013 ::
Treasury has enough cash on hand to avoid default for weeks, hopefully enough time for Congress to cut a deal
| Money Market Memo: Enough, already |
Oct. 4, 2013 ::
We don't expect the debt ceiling to be breached but if it is, it should be short-lived