America’s banks have too much cash | The Economist

America's banks have too much cash

Abundant liquidity is meant to help markets. It might soon cause trouble

WHEN BOND markets seized up in the spring of 2020 the problem was a shortage of cash. A global dash for dollars caused bond yields, which move inversely to prices, to spike. It sent the greenback soaring in currency markets. And it caused trading in Treasuries, usually the world's most liquid market, almost to dry up.

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