NationsBank Corp. confirmed late Tuesday that Thomas W. Weisel has resigned as chairman and chief executive of NationsBanc Montgomery Securities.

Lewis W. Coleman, a Montgomery senior managing director and co-head of investment banking, has been tapped to succeed Mr. Weisel, the Charlotte, N.C.-based banking company said. Mr. Coleman spent 10 years at NationsBank's merger partner, BankAmerica Corp., including a stint as chief financial officer. He joined Montgomery in 1995.

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