Comerica Inc.'s planned spinoff of a major piece of its money management operation is shaping up as a pointed reminder of a big barrier to banks' ambitions in the investment business.

To attract talented money managers, retail investment sellers, and investment bankers, experts say, banks must be willing to embrace big-figure compensation schemes.

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