Economies

Japan Surpasses China as Top Foreign Holder of US Debt

A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Japan, on April 15, 2015. Japan surpassed China as the top foreign holder of U.S. debt for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Japan, on April 15, 2015. Japan surpassed China as the top foreign holder of U.S. debt for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

Japan has reclaimed its status as the largest foreign holder of U.S. Treasury bonds, surpassing China as the top holder of U.S. debt for the...




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