Highest-Yielding Money Market Funds ranked by 7-Day yield ( as of Feb. 21, 2018 )
Institutional Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Goldman Sachs FS Prm Ob Ins (FPOXX) 1.59
Wells Fargo Heritage Sel (WFJXX) 1.55
Dreyfus Cash Mgmt Institutional (DICXX) 1.54
Invesco Liquid Assets Institutional (LAPXX) 1.54
Federated Inst Prime Value Obl IS (PVOXX) 1.53
Retail Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Fidelity Inv MM: MM Port Inst (FNSXX) 1.58
Vanguard Prime MMF Adm (VMRXX) 1.53
First American Ret Prime Obligs X (FXRXX) 1.52
JPMorgan Liquid Assets Capit (CJLXX) 1.48
UBS Prime Preferred Fund (UPPXX) 1.46
Tax Exempt Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Federated Municipal Obligs WS (MOFXX) 0.96
Wells Fargo Muni Cash Mg MM Prem (EMMXX) 0.94
Vanguard Municipal MMF (VMSXX) 0.92
Fidelity Inv MM: Tax Exempt I (FTCXX) 0.91
Vanguard NY Municipal MMF (VYFXX) 0.90

Inside Money Fund Intelligence

MFI PDF February 2018 Issue

Largest Money Fund Managers

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The February 2018 issue of Money Fund Intelligence features: "Battle to Repeal Floating NAV Regs Not Over; H.R. 2319 Lives," which reviews the legislative effort to undo the floating NAV reforms; "Morgan Stanley's McMullen & Kolk on Global, Ultrashort," which interviews MSIM's Fred McMullen and Jonas Kolk; and, "MF University '18 Highlights Asset Recovery, Rising Rates," which reviews highlights from our recent "basic training" conference.

Each monthly issue of Money Fund Intelligence features news, performance information and rankings on money market mutual funds. Statistics include: assets, weighted average maturity, weighted average life, expense ratio, 7-day yield, 30-day yield, 1-year, 3-yr, 5-yr, 10-yr, and since inception return, as well as 7- and 30-day gross yields. MFI also contains tables of the top-yielding and the largest money funds, and our benchmark Crane Money Fund Indexes.

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The table below is excerpted from our monthly spreadsheet product, Money Fund Intelligence XLS. It shows the largest money market mutual fund managers as of Jan. 31, 2018. (MFI XLS contains percentile rankings, fund family rankings, MNAVs, WLA, portfolio composition, and more).

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Jan 30
Northern Seeking Sales

Northern Trust Asset Management is seeking an institutional salesperson with money fund experience selling to financial institutions and corporate treasurers. To submit a resume, go to: https://northerntrustcareers.com/jobs/sales-representative-liquidity-management-specialist-7346

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Dec 21
Tarditi Leaves Merrill

Joseph Tarditi is no longer with Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He was formerly Managing Director, Head of U.S. Short Rates Sales.

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Nov 12
Cominsky Lands at SVB

Paul Cominsky is now at Silicon Valley Bank. He was previously with J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

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Crane's Bond Fund Symposium

Register now for our next Bond Fund Symposium), which will be held March 22-23, 2018, in Los Angeles, Calif. Bond Fund Symposium, which focuses on the ultra-short segment, attracted 150 portfolio managers, analysts and issuers to our first show last year in Boston, and we expect our LA event to be even bigger. Also, start making plans for our next big show, Money Fund Symposium, which will take place June 25-27, 2018, in Pittsburgh, Pa. Finally, mark your calendars for our next European Money Fund Symposium, which is scheduled for Sept. 20-21, 2018, in London (see www.euromfs.com for more in coming months), and thanks to those who attended our recent Money Fund University in Boston. We’d be happy to discuss any of these events further, and we hope to see you in LA Pittsburgh, or London later in 2018!

Bond Fund Holdings, Products

Contact us to see our new Bond Fund Portfolio Holdings data, or to request the latest issue of our Bond Fund Intelligence newsletter, which celebrated its 3rd birthday this month. Crane Data continues to expand its coverage of the bond mutual fund marketplace, and recently went live with a monthly collection of portfolio holdings for ultra-short and short-term bond funds. (We'll be adding holdings of intermediate-term funds later this year.) Ask about our new Bond Fund Wisdom product suite, and pending database query module. Watch for a BFI Daily product and a website dedicated to this space too in the coming year, and visit www.cranesbfsymposium.com for details on our new Bond Fund Symposium conference. Choose "Subscribers" then "Content" on our menu to access the latest BFI, BFI XLS and BF Holdings issues and archives, as well as materials from our recent Bond Fund Symposium.