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Still in money market funds? Here’s a better way to park your cash
Still in money market funds? Here’s a better way to park your cash
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Market gains suggest 'melt-up' has arrived

Has the dreaded melt-up arrived?

A number of market watchers remain worried that ongoing central bank stimulus and investor risk-taking will send the stock market to unnatural heights as it diverges from underlying fundamentals.

It’s the opposite of a meltdown – and at first glance, it doesn’t look like anything to be worried about. The prospect of rising stocks, after all, is the reason why most of us invest. But melt-ups have a downside: They tend to end in nasty crashes.