Bankers Trust Corp. insiders are saying that the company's equity, high-yield bond, and merger advisory groups are likely to fare best in the pending merger with Deutsche Bank.

Employees in these areas earned bigger annual bonuses than those in other fixed-income activities and foreign exchange. This seems to confirm what had long been suspected: Fixed-income trading and foreign exchange are likely to lose out in the takeover by the German giant.

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