Highest-Yielding Money Market Funds ranked by 7-Day yield ( as of Aug. 12, 2022 )
Institutional Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Allspring Heritage Select (WFJXX) 2.38
State Street ESG Liq Reserve Prem (ELRXX) 2.35
UBS Select ESG Prime Preferred Fund (SSPXX) 2.35
Morgan Stanley Inst Liq Prime Inst (MPFXX) 2.34
Dreyfus Cash Mgmt Preferred (DCEXX) 2.31
Retail Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Allspring MMF Prm (WMPXX) 2.37
Goldman Sachs Investor MM Inst (FMJXX) 2.33
Fidelity Inv MM: MM Port Inst (FNSXX) 2.31
UBS Prime Preferred Fund (UPPXX) 2.27
JPMorgan Liquid Assets Cap (CJLXX) 2.25
Tax Exempt Money Funds 7-Day Yield%
Allspring Muni Cash Mgmt MM Inst (EMMXX) 1.59
Federated Hermes Muni Obligs WS (MOFXX) 1.55
Vanguard Municipal MMF (VMSXX) 1.52
UBS Tax-Free Preferred (SFPXX) 1.50
Fidelity Inv MM: Tax Exempt I (FTCXX) 1.49

Money Market News


The August issue of our Bond Fund Intelligence, which were sent to subscribers Friday morning, features the lead story, "ICI Looks at Core Bond Funds & Market Impact in March '20," which reviews a recently published "Viewpoint" about 3/20; and, "Touchstone Ultra Short ETF; Weston, Mayfield Comment," our most recent "profile" with Fort Washington's Scott Weston and Laura Mayfield. BFI also recaps the latest Bond Fund News and includes our Crane BFI Indexes, which show that bond fund returns rebounded strongly in July while yields rose for the 10th straight month. We excerpt from the new issue below. (Contact us if you'd like to see our latest Bond Fund Intelligence and BFI XLS spreadsheet, or our Bond Fund Portfolio Holdings data.)


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MFI PDF February 2022 Issue

Largest Money Fund Managers

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The February 2022 issue of Money Fund Intelligence features: "Fee Waivers Poised to Shrink, MMF Revenue Ready to Jump," which discusses recent earnings calls and expectations for Fed hikes to remove waivers; "Money Fund University '22 Highlights: Supply, New Regs," which quotes from our latest basic training conference; and, "Swing Pricing Main Focus in SEC's Money Fund Reforms," which covers articles explaining the SEC's controversial fee proposal.

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 January 31, 2022. (MFI XLS contains percentile rankings, fund family rankings, MNAVs, WLA, portfolio composition, and more).

Excerpt from MFI XLS

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Crane Data publishes Money Fund Intelligence, Money Fund Intelligence XLS, Money Fund Wisdom, the Crane Money Fund Indexes, and a series of products tracking money markets, mutual funds and cash investments. We also produce conferences, including Crane's Money Fund Symposium. For more information and samples, e-mail info@cranedata.com or call us at 1-508-439-4419.


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Aug 11
GSAM'​s Fishman Retiring

Pensions & Investments published, "GSAM's head of liquidity solutions to retire at end of year." They tell us, "`David Fishman, managing director and head of liquidity solutions at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, plans to retire ... effective Dec. 31."

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Jul 11
Hopkins Retires from Dreyfus

Tracy Hopkins, Jim O'Connor and Bernie Kiernan retired from Dreyfus. We'd like to thank them for their service to the money market fund space and wish them all the best!

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Jun 07
Cap Advisors Looking on West Coast

Capital Advisors Group is seeking to expand its West Coast Business Development Team. See details here and contact Ray Facinelli if interested.

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Bond Fund Symposium Going to Calif.

Please join us for our next live conference, Bond Fund Symposium, which will take place in person March 28-29, 2022 in Newport Beach, Calif. Bond Fund Symposium focuses on ultra-short bond funds and investing beyond money market funds. Also, mark your calendars for our next big show, Money Fund Symposium, which is scheduled for June 20-22, 2022 in Minneapolis, Minn., and for our next European Money Fund Symposium, which is scheduled for Sept. 27-28, 2022 in Paris, France. Finally, thanks to those who attended and supported our recent Money Fund University. We'll hold our next MFU on Dec. 15-16, 2022 in Boston, Mass. Watch for details in coming months. Let us know if you'd like more information on any of our shows, and we hope to see you back out on the road soon! Note that conference recordings and materials are available to conference attendees and Crane Data subscribers at the bottom of our "Content" page.