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There's a Big Dollar Crunch Brewing in Markets

Turmoil in money markets thanks to financial reform.
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Is There Good News for the Dollar?

"I need a dollar dollar, a dollar is what I need," Aloe Blacc sang back in 2010.

Japanese banks might now be humming a similar refrain as efforts to insulate big investors known as money market funds from a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis have resulted in a sharp rise in the cost of interbank lending and U.S. dollar funding.