Fidelity Investments 50th Anniversary

PUBLISHED : Friday, 26 July, 1996, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 26 July, 1996, 12:00am

MILESTONES 1946: Fidelity Management and Research Co founded by Edward C. Johnson II.

1969: Fidelity Investments set up. Tokyo office opens.

1979: First four United Kingdom unit trusts launched. 1986: Taiwan office opens.

1990: Fidelity Funds launched. Singapore office opens.

1991: Bermuda currency funds launched.

1992: Frankfurt office opens.

1994: UK defined contribution plan launched.

1995: Fidelity Direct, and institutional cash fund launched.