SALT LAKE CITY - A group of Utah business owners has asked the Federal Reserve Board to reconsider its approval of the merger of First Security Corp. and Zions Bancorp.The coalition accused the regulator of miscalculating the market share of the combined entity and the effect that would have on competition.

"The Fed did not pay attention to accepted principles of antitrust law," said George M. Allen, the lawyer representing the coalition.

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