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Money Market

  1. Are mutual funds considered cash equivalents?

  2. Why is my 401(k) not FDIC-Insured?

  3. What are some examples of money market funds?

  4. For what types of accounts are demand deposits available?

  5. Under what circumstances would someone enter into a repurchase agreement?

  6. How does the velocity of M2 money supply change?

  7. Besides stocks, what other asset classes can I invest in through ETFs?

  8. How can I look up average banker's acceptance yields?

  9. Why is marketing important to a company in the utilities sector?

  10. What is the difference between a modified duration and a Macaulay duration?

  11. How do I calculate a bond's modified duration using Excel?

  12. How do I calculate the loan-to-value ratio using Excel?

  13. What is the Activities of Daily Living (ADL) hierarchy scale?

  14. Are money market accounts for short-term investments a good idea?

  15. What are some examples of securities that can be found in a money market fund?

  16. What factors determine the strength of the crowding out effect?

  17. What economic factors affect savings account rates?

  18. Other than my savings account, what other types of holdings compound my interest?

  19. Which asset classes are the most risky?

  20. What types of money are included in money supply?

  21. What are some safe fixed-income investments?

  22. What are the characteristics of a marketable security?

  23. What is the safest investment?

  24. What are the safest investments during a bear market?

  25. Why is my bond worth less than face value?

  26. When are treasury bills best to use in a portfolio?

  27. What are the risks involved in keeping my money in a money market account?

  28. Does it make sense for me to have a money market account if I don't want to buy any ...

  29. How much of my total assets should I be keeping in my money market account?

  30. Why would you keep funds in a money market account and not a savings account?

  31. What determines the interest rate in my money market account?

  32. How do I buy treasury bills?

  33. Besides a savings account, where is the safest place to keep my money?

  34. How do open market operations affect the U.S. money supply?

  35. If a client has a very low risk tolerance, all of the following might be suitable ...

  36. The interest rate used to define the “risk-free” rate of return is the

  37. What is "hot money"?

  38. How do central banks inject money into the economy?

  39. Where do companies keep their cash?

  40. Why should investors pick less risky investments as they approach retirement?

  41. Are certificates of deposit a kind of bond?

  42. Are eurodollars related to the currency called the euro?

  43. How should I estimate my income from fixed sources like bonds, CDs and stocks?

  44. What's the difference between short-term investments in marketable securities and ...

  45. Why do longer term CDs pay a higher rate than the short-term CDs?

  46. I have a short period of time (1 year or less) during which I will have money to ...

  47. Are all bank accounts insured by the FDIC?

  48. What is the difference between municipal bonds and standard money market funds?

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