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Comment Letter

ICI Letter to the Financial Stability Board on Money Market Fund Policy Proposals (pdf)

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Event Material

Effect of March 2020 on Fixed-Income Markets and Open-End Funds: Holistic Review and Policy Implicat...

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Event Material

A Study of the Performance of Money Market Funds and the Short-Term Funding Markets During March 202...

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ICI Viewpoints

On Closer Look, a Very Different Picture of Funds’ Role in the Commercial Paper Market

New analysis by ICI shows that prime money market funds did not pull back significantly from the...
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ICI Viewpoints

Previous Reform Made Prime Funds Less Resilient This Time Around

Even as the market turmoil triggered by strict government mandates and social distancing due to the...
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Growth in Bond Mutual Funds: A Question of Balance

Why have bond mutual funds grown substantially in the past several years? There are two possible...
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Growth in Bond Mutual Funds: See the Whole Picture

In the past decade, a number of regulators and academics have discussed concerns about the growth in...
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What’s in a Name, Redux: For Bond Mutual Funds, “Corporate” Matters

Policymakers around the globe are studying the turmoil in March 2020 related to the COVID-19...
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Bond Mutual Fund Outflows: A Measured Investor Response to a Massive Shock

The evidence about what happened to financial markets in March 2020 is still far too mixed and...