TABLE-Foreign investors bought Japan stocks last week

TOKYO, Jan 28 (BestGrowthStock) – Foreign investors bought a net
230.1 billion yen ($2.6 billion) of Japanese stocks last week,
capital flows data from Japan’s Ministry of Finance showed on
Thursday.

Details of net investments were as follows (in billion yen).
FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN JAPAN: (net)

stocks bonds bills
Jan 17-Jan 23 +230.1 +109.7 +15.7
Jan 10-Jan 16 +612.1r -152.1r +295.9
JAPANESE INVESTMENT ABROAD: (a minus sign indicates net selling
and inflows of funds into Japan)

stocks bonds bills
Jan 17-Jan 23 -26.0 +663.8 -21.0
Jan 10-Jan 16 -122.3r -14.5r -10.3

Note:

– “r” notes revised figure

– As of January 2005, the ministry changed its calculation
methods for weekly capital flows to match its Balance of Payments
figures and previous data are not directly comparable.

– Bonds include beneficiary certificates.

– Figures are based on contracts and are rounded.
The MOF’s capital flows data can be found in English at:
http://www.mof.go.jp/english/e1c009.htm
The MOF’s portfolio flows data can be found in English at:
http://www.mof.go.jp/bpoffice/ebppi.htm

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(Reporting by Rika Otsuka)

TABLE-Foreign investors bought Japan stocks last week