They may be overshadowed by such East Coast giants as Fidelity and Putnam, but mutual fund companies west of the Mississippi are by no means sitting out the funds boom at banks.

Independent load-fund companies in the West are not only turning up their heat in thir home markets but increasingly are looking to banks in the East.

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