Dear Student of Money Market Funds & Cash Investing:

Mark your calendars for our 11th annual Crane's Money Fund University, which will take place Jan. 21-22, 2021, in Pittsburgh, Pa.! Money Fund University offers an affordable and comprehensive, day-and-a-half, "basic training" course on money market mutual funds. Watch for details in coming months, and let us know if you're interested in sponsoring or speaking, and contact us if you have any feedback or questions. Attendees to MFU and Crane Data subscribers may access the latest recordings, Powerpoints and binder materials for our last MFU in Providence here:


Money Fund University covers the history of money funds, interest rates, regulations (Rule 2a-7), ratings, rankings, money market instruments such as commercial paper, CDs and repo, and portfolio construction and credit analysis. We also include segments on offshore money funds and ultra-short bond funds. New portfolio managers, analysts, investors, issuers, service providers, and anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of "cash" investing will benefit from our comprehensive program. Even experienced professionals should enjoy this refresher course and the opportunity to interact with peers in an informal setting. Attendee registration for is $500. Exhibit space is $2,000 and sponsorship opportunities are $3K, $4K and $5K.


Crane Data publishes the Money Fund Intelligence newsletter, and produces Money Fund Symposium, the largest money market fund conference in the world. Visit us at for news and information. Visit to learn more about our next Bond Fund Symposium conference (March 23-24, 2021 in Newport Beach, Calif.), visit to learn more about Crane's Money Fund Symposium, which is scheduled for June 23-25, 2021, in Philadelphia, PA., and visit to learn about our next "offshore" money fund event, European Money Fund Symposium (Oct. 21-22, 2021 in Paris, France).


Thanks for your interest in MFU, and we hope to see you in Pittsburgh in January!






Peter G. Crane 
President & Publisher
Crane Data – Money Fund Intelligence