Damn, Too Much Liquidity, Google

Bloomberg reports that because Google has so much cash (more than $10 billion and growing very quickly), it's subject to SEC regulations as a mutual fund. Why? More than 40% of its assets are liquid, and Google wants to invest those funds in high yielding instruments, just like a…

Money2

Bloomberg reports that because Google has so much cash (more than $10 billion and growing very quickly), it’s subject to SEC regulations as a mutual fund. Why? More than 40% of its assets are liquid, and Google wants to invest those funds in high yielding instruments, just like a mutual fund might.

Time to buy someone, Google…

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

3 thoughts on “Damn, Too Much Liquidity, Google”

  1. I could think of more challenging positions to be in! I bet the CFO wasnt too concerned when he found that they had the problem of too much cash 😉

Leave a Reply