- A personification of the Japanese housewife speculators, who are strong enough to affect international markets, especially foreign exchange markets.
- Mrs Watanabe, the market’s metaphor for Japan’s housewife yen speculators, has come back to life.
- Mrs Watanabe is tiptoeing back into Japan’s stockmarket
- Mrs. Watanabe’s Loss on Carry Trade to Help U.S.
From Mrs. and Watanabe (渡辺), a common Japanese surname.