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Japan's retail investors fade into market background

Foreigners, trust banks pick up slack as individuals prune share to new lows

TOKYO -- Japanese retail investors slumped to a record-low share among domestic stocks last fiscal year as a rally spurred contrarians to sell and efforts to promote individual stock ownership foundered.

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