Turning its wholesale tradition on its head, BankBoston Corp. is aiming to join the retail banking elite.

Building on the considerable consumer resources of its BayBanks acquisition, $64.5 billion-asset BankBoston is eager to change its image as a specialist in international and corporate banking, said chief executive officer Charles K. Gifford.

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