SAN FRANCISCO - The rumor mill over who will succeed Richard M. Rosenberg as chairman of BankAmerica Corp. is churning furiously since a newspaper reported that the bank had hired an executive search firm to compile a list of possible candidates.

The San Francisco Chronicle reported last week that BankAmerica's board of directors had hired Korn Ferry International to come up with a list, which will include executives from outside the bank.

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