Chase Manhattan Corp. is taking on the developing investment market in Italy, amid heavy competition from financial services firms.

The $361 billion-asset banking company has tapped six Italian banks since the fourth quarter to sell its Chase Manhattan Vista Funds, said Cynthia Sweeney, who heads European sales and marketing for Chase global asset management and mutual funds. The unit manages more than $210 billion of assets.

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