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Subject:  Re: Japan/Bonds/It Can't Happen Here? Date:  3/26/2000  4:02 PM
Author:  intercst Number:  6944 of 878189

ariechert asks,

Can the average Japanese person invest in mutual funds and stocks in the United States? Could be a bonanza for us if they can. - Art

Yes they can. The parts of the article that I "snipped out" described what the big investment houses like Fidelity and Morgan Stanley are doing to sell their wares in the Japanese market.

However, I suspect few Japanese will venture overseas with their funds. As a group, the Japanese are probably even less interested in International investing than Americans.

intercst





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