Cross-industry transactions such as the recent Citicorp-Travelers Group deal worry community bankers more than megabank mergers.

A recent survey, conducted by the Independent Bankers Association of America, also indicated that some community banks may rethink their technology investments and consider mergers of equals to build efficiencies and remain competitive.

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