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money market

noun
 
 
FINANCE
[C] a market for borrowing and lending money for short periods between banks and other financial organizations: in/on the money market Higher lending rates between banks will make it less profitable for investors to raise funds in the money market. The bigger the bank, the cheaper it is to borrow on the money market. The low-interest rate environment has diminished returns for money markets, bonds, and other non-stock investments. The Bundesbank has lowered a key money-market rate in each of the past three weeks. →  Compare capital market
Translations of “money market”
in Chinese (Traditional) 金融市場,貨幣市場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金融市场,货币市场…
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