2020-2021 Investment Report Cover of secondary clarifier at sunsetIt is the policy of Monterey One Water to invest public funds in a manner that will provide a high level of safety and security of principal. The Agency invests its reserves in the State Local Agency Investment Fund (LAIF) and the Monterey County Pool.  

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Investment Reports

Interim: Current (PDF) All Years

Monterey One Water Authorized Investments

Fiscal Year 2021-2022 

Investment TypeMaximum $ or %Minimum Rating
U.S. Treasuries / Agencies100%None
Money Market Funds
(Includes CAMP / CalTrust)
Bankers Acceptances25% Total -
10% with 1 Institution
Commercial Paper20% Total -
10% with 1 Institution
Certificates of Deposit30% Total -
10% with 1 Institution
A1 < 1 year
A for 1-5 years
State/Local Debt Issues25% Total -
10% with 1 Institution
(except M1W)
Monterey County Pool100%N/A
State Local Investment Fund (LAIF)$75 millionN/A

Investments greater than five years must be pre-approved by the Board