+++ Equity mutual funds, with assets of $25 million or more, ranked by the total return in the second quarter. (Dollar amounts in millions)

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RanK Fund Name Bank

1 Stagecoach Small Cap I (1) Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

2 Parkstone Small Cap Inst (1) First of America

3 Parkstone Small Cap A First of America

4 Parkstone Small Cap B First of America

5 Munder Small Company Growth Y (Comerica Bank

6 Munder Small Company Growth K Comerica Bank

7 Rodney Square Multi Mgrs-Growth Wilmington Trust Company

8 Marshall Small Cap Growth Fund Marshall & Ilsley Bank

9 Northern Technology Northern Trust Company (The)

10 Norwest Advantage-Large Co Gr Norwest Bank Minnesota N.A.

11 Compass Capital-Sm Cap Gr Inst PNC Bank Corp

12 Benchmark Focused Growth A (1) Northern Trust Company (The)

13 Compass Capital-Sm Cap Gr Svc PNC Bank Corp

14 Compass Capital-Sm Cap Gr Inv A PNC Bank Corp

15 First American-Technology Fund CFirst Bank, N.A.

16 CrestFunds-Special Eq Tr (1) Crestar Bank

17 Republic Small Cap Equity Republic National Bank of New York

18 Rimco Monument Small Cap Riggs National Bank

19 Ark Fds-Capital Growth Inst (1)First Maryland Bank

20 Westcore MIDCO Growth Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

21 DG Investor Series-Opportunity Deposit Guaranty Bank

22 Northern Select Equity Fund Northern Trust Company (The)

23 AVESTA Tr-Equity Growth Fund Texas Commerce Bank

24 Fountain Square Quality Growth AFifth Third Bank (The)

25 First Priority Growth Fund Regions Bank

26 Galaxy Small Company Eq Inst Fleet Financial Group

27 Emerald Small Cap Inst (1) Barnett Banks

28 Galaxy Small Company Eq Ret Fleet Financial Group

29 Nations Sm Company Growth Pr A NationsBank Corporation

30 Excelsior Instl Equity Fund (1)U.S. Trust Corp.

31 Composite Northwest Fund A Washington Mutual

32 HSBC Small Cap Fund Marine Midland Bank/HSBC Holdings BV

33 Growth Fund of Washington Chase Manhattan, N.A.

34 Monitor Growth Tr Huntington Bancshares

35 Northern Growth Equity Fund Northern Trust Company (The)

36 Parkstone Large Cap Inst First of America

37 Landmark Equity Fund A Citibank, N.A.

38 BT Investment-Small Cap Fund Bankers Trust

39 Excelsior Comm & Entertainmnt FdU.S. Trust Corp.

40 STI Classic Sunbelt Eq Tr SunTrust Banks, Inc.

41 Wilshire Targ-Large Co Growth InNorthern Trust Company (The)

42 SSgA Growth & Income State Street Bank & Trust Co.

43 American Performance Aggr GrowthBank of Oklahoma

44 STI Classic Sunbelt Eq Inv SunTrust Banks, Inc.

45 Rembrandt Small Cap Equity Tr LaSalle National Trust, N.A.

46 One Group-Large Co Growth Fid Banc One Corporation

47 SSgA SmallCap Fund State Street Bank & Trust Co.

48 BB&T Small Company Growth Tr Branch Banking and Trust Company

49 Compass Capital-Lrg Cap Gr Inst PNC Bank Corp

50 Compass Capital-Lrg Cap Gr Svc PNC Bank Corp

Average for top 50 funds with 25 million or more in assets

Average for all 413 funds with 25 million or more in assets

Average for all 727 bank proprietary equity funds

Non-Bank Stock Fund Averages

S+P 500

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Fund AssSecond Year Latest Latest

RanInvestment Objective 3/31/97Qtr. to Date 1 Year*3 Years*

1 Small Company Growth 29.20 24.83 7.33 3.94

2 Small Company Growth 439.94 24.77 -4.09 -4.39 27.74

3 Small Company Growth 144.86 24.66 -4.21 -4.53 27.52

4 Small Company Growth 34.19 24.44 -4.53 -5.16 26.63

5 Small Company Growth 117.55 24.09 9.64 19.26 29.50

6 Small Company Growth 110.35 24.04 9.47 18.93 29.17

7 Long-Term Growth 70.00 23.63 16.49 28.90 24.82

8 Small Company Growth 36.30 22.21 7.90

9 Technology 43.70 22.18 11.37 36.53

10 Long-Term Growth 108.69 22.07 19.73 30.09

11 Small Company Growth 292.28 21.76 -1.93 -0.09 31.66

12 Long-Term Growth 96.50 21.74 22.24 27.18 21.74

13 Small Company Growth 131.73 21.72 -2.04 -0.19 31.26

14 Small Company Growth 34.69 21.68 -2.15 -0.44 31.02

15 Technology 104.64 21.68 1.42 5.71 34.31

16 Small Company Growth 79.64 21.48 13.70 17.52 17.83

17 Small Company Growth 96.80 21.39 14.54

18 Small Company Growth 27.60 21.35 13.91 19.56

19 Long-Term Growth 33.12 20.87 18.76 27.68 19.89

20 Maximum Capital Gain 513.01 20.76 8.72 12.75 20.91

21 Small Company Growth 79.50 20.32 10.82 12.39

22 Long-Term Growth 63.90 20.21 19.39 33.68 25.08

23 Long-Term Growth 60.00 20.15 24.11 35.76 24.99

24 Long-Term Growth 296.06 20.12 20.48 35.59 26.74

25 Long-Term Growth 212.20 20.01 20.89 32.51 24.11

26 Small Company Growth 215.07 20.00 5.43 8.02 26.28

27 Small Company Growth 116.88 19.98 0.93 2.30 18.53

28 Small Company Growth 94.91 19.94 5.29 7.58 25.67

29 Small Company Growth 101.40 19.93 13.46 21.09

30 Long-Term Growth 137.34 19.82 19.58 30.46

31 Long-Term Growth 196.72 19.79 21.98 35.88 23.69

32 Small Company Growth 59.77 19.77 2.65 -0.50 19.06

33 Long-Term Growth 46.54 19.74 16.15 25.15 21.41

34 Long-Term Growth 176.92 19.62 20.74 29.26 24.88

35 Long-Term Growth 302.40 19.62 18.35 29.61 21.56

36 Long-Term Growth 295.26 19.57 18.63 29.81

37 Long-Term Growth 220.10 19.48 19.09 24.34 21.17

38 Small Company Growth 148.16 19.42 0.17 -9.76 28.10

39 Technology 35.00 19.28 9.62 11.71 16.99

40 Long-Term Growth 359.08 19.25 9.59 9.23 18.16

41 Long-Term Growth 26.60 19.22 22.07

42 Growth and Current Inc 59.29 19.18 21.40 34.17 25.23

43 Small Company Growth 35.80 19.14 2.58 -0.79 17.13

44 Long-Term Growth 25.74 19.13 9.34 8.74 17.66

45 Small Company Growth 31.42 19.13 6.60 16.63 19.96

46 Growth and Current Inc 982.43 19.12 21.84 33.11 23.93

47 Small Company Growth 86.46 19.10 11.75 26.16 29.76

48 Small Company Growth 34.05 19.00 -5.08 -3.22

49 Long-Term Growth 419.83 18.95 18.20 26.36 25.78

50 Long-Term Growth 206.57 18.91 18.07 26.05 25.44

Average for top 50 funds 153.40 20.77 11.21 17.12 24.35

Average for all 413 funds 217.50 15.55 13.69 23.72 22.94

Average for all 727 bank 126.65 15.44 13.43 23.33 22.54

Non-Bank Stock Fund Avera 499.70 13.72 11.45 20.14 21.00

S+P 500 17.46 20.61 34.70 28.86

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Latest Latest

RanInvestment Objective 5 Years10 Years*

1 Small Company Growth

2 Small Company Growth 24.85

3 Small Company Growth 24.63

4 Small Company Growth

5 Small Company Growth 21.94

6 Small Company Growth

7 Long-Term Growth 19.54 14.00

8 Small Company Growth

9 Technology

10 Long-Term Growth

11 Small Company Growth

12 Long-Term Growth

13 Small Company Growth

14 Small Company Growth

15 Technology

16 Small Company Growth

17 Small Company Growth

18 Small Company Growth

19 Long-Term Growth

20 Maximum Capital Gain 17.74 14.87

21 Small Company Growth

22 Long-Term Growth

23 Long-Term Growth 16.54

24 Long-Term Growth

25 Long-Term Growth 15.69

26 Small Company Growth 22.88

27 Small Company Growth 18.16 11.36

28 Small Company Growth 22.52

29 Small Company Growth

30 Long-Term Growth

31 Long-Term Growth 16.12 14.19

32 Small Company Growth

33 Long-Term Growth 18.17 10.97

34 Long-Term Growth 15.96

35 Long-Term Growth

36 Long-Term Growth

37 Long-Term Growth 16.93

38 Small Company Growth

39 Technology

40 Long-Term Growth

41 Long-Term Growth

42 Growth and Current Income

43 Small Company Growth 16.32

44 Long-Term Growth

45 Small Company Growth

46 Growth and Current Inc 18.56

47 Small Company Growth

48 Small Company Growth

49 Long-Term Growth 15.75

50 Long-Term Growth 15.52

Average for top 50 funds 18.77 13.08

Average for all 413 funds 17.06 11.92

Average for all 727 bank 16.79 11.75

Non-Bank Stock Fund Avera 16.56 12.30

S+P 500 19.78 14.66 ===

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