money markets

The wholesale market for short term (usually less than one year maturity) money. Money can be put on deposit in the money markets for various maturities ( maturity) up to one year. Alternatively, short term instruments such as Treasury bills, commercial bills and certificates of deposit ( certificate of deposit) may be invested in. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary

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