Another batch of key players have emerged in the contest to control the investment businesses of the soon-to-be-merged Chase Manhattan Corp. and Chemical Banking Corp.

Leonard M. Spalding Jr., chief executive of Chase's Vista Capital Management, will take over the global mutual funds group for the new Chase, which is to be formed early next year. And J. Peter Benzie Jr., who was president of Chase Manhattan Investment Services, will now head the combined brokerage.

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