Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8:03 PM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Money-fund assets drop; yields are unchanged

Yields on money-market accounts and CDs remained unchanged and low, according to the most recent one-week figures.


The Associated Press

advertising

Total U.S. money-market mutual-fund assets fell by $10.2 billion to $2.57 trillion for the week that ended Wednesday, according to the Investment Company Institute.

The seven-day average yield on money-market mutual funds was unchanged at 0.01 percent from the previous week, according to Money Fund Report, a service of iMoneyNet.

Bankrate.com said Wednesday that the yield available on money-market accounts was unchanged from the week before at 0.11 percent.

Bankrate also said that the annual percentage yield available on interest-bearing checking accounts was unchanged from the week before at 0.06 percent.

Bankrate.com said the annual percentage yield on six-month certificates of deposit was unchanged from a week earlier at 0.14 percent.

One-year CD yields were also unchanged at 0.24 percent, while two-year CD yields were flat at 0.38 percent.

The five-year yield was unchanged at 0.80 percent, according to Bankrate.com.



Want unlimited access to seattletimes.com? Subscribe now!

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon

Love the column? Pre-order the book!

Love the column? Pre-order the book!

Reserve your copy of "The Seattle Sketcher," the long-awaited book by staff artist Gabriel Campanario, for the special price of just $29.95.

Advertising

Advertising

The Seattle Times Historical Archives

Browse our newspaper page archives from 1900-1984


Advertising
The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►
The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription upgrade.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. For unlimited seattletimes.com access, please upgrade your digital subscription.

Call customer service at 1.800.542.0820 for assistance with your upgrade or questions about your subscriber status.

The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. Subscribe now for unlimited access!

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Activate Subscriber Account ►