What are the major characteristics of money market instruments?

1. Money market generates higher rate of returns than holding cash.
2. Money Market funds are liquid
3. low risk

The three fundamental characteristics of money market instruments are: (a) low default risk, (b) short-term to maturity, and (c) high marketability. These characteristics give money market instruments their characteristic of being low risk. Money market investors demand low-risk securities because their cash excesses are only temporary.
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Characteristic of money market?

The Characteristics of momey market is 1. Euro-dollar deposit 2. Commercial paper 3. Federal agency 4. Federal Funds 5. certificate of deposit

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What are the major characteristics of perfect market?

1) Firms and consumers are price-takers.2) Large degree of good substitutability.3) Free entry and exit.4) Long-run: Price = Marginal Cost = Average Cost; Economic Profit = 0

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