PHILADELPHIA - CoreStates Financial Corp. said it has filed an application to lists its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange.

A spokesman said the company expects its shares to begin trading on the Big Board before yearend.

The company said it has 117,858,148 common shares outstanding, after a 2-for-1 stock split in October.

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