A Connecticut thrift holding company is embarking on its fifth acquisition in five years in a deal that would enlarge its market share by 40% in its home county.

The planned acquisition of Midconn Bank by Eagle Financial Corp. stirs up the relatively stable banking scene in the Hartford area. The purchase would move Eagle from fifth to fourth place in market share in Hartford County, with about 5.2% of deposits. Eagle would also move into Middlesex County for the first time.

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