Fed Report Links Slowdown in Money Supply To Appetite Among Investors for Bond Funds

WASHINGTON - The rush by investors to get out of maturing certificates of deposit at banks in order to capture higher yields in bond funds and Treasury securities is a chief factor behind the big slowdown in the money supply growth, the Federal Reserve Board said yesterday.

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