BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Shareholders who filed a lawsuit accusing Shawmut National Corp. of failing to disclose its financial difficulties may be issued stock warrants in a settlement.

Shawmut has proposed setting up a settlement fund consisting of $4.95 million in warrants, which would give the shareholders the right to buy common stock at a given price.

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