Federal funds market

The market where banks can borrow or lend reserves, allowing banks temporarily short of their required reserves to borrow reserves from banks that have excess reserves. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • federal funds rate — The highly volatile and sensitive interest rate charged between member banks of the Federal Reserve System As the overnight rate paid on federal funds, it is a key indicator of money market interest rates. Every transaction can alter the level at …   Big dictionary of business and management

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