Mellon Bank Corp. is facing higher hurdles than Wall Street expected in the acquisition of Dreyfus Corp., which has been hit by asset shrinkage and fee revenue declines. But officers insist the deal will work.

Shareholders of the two companies are scheduled to vote today on the proposed merger, which is the largest of its kind ever seen in the banking industry.

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