Automated teller machines have a role in the investment products business of banks, but it is a far smaller role than some visionaries had foreseen.

Just five years ago, some pundits predicted customers would use the ubiquitous machines not only to make deposits and withdraw cash, but also to make investments in mutual funds.

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