-Beneficial Corp.'s two top executives abruptly left their posts after the subprime lender's merger into Household International last week.

Finn W. Casperson, the former Beneficial chairman and chief executive, who was slated to earn $2.5 million annually in his new role as chairman of the merged company, was no longer there by Thursday.

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