Eight mutual fund operators, including two affiliated with big banks, will start today to mail experimental "user-friendly" fund profiles to prospective investors.

The profiles, which discuss investment style and performance, will cover Mellon Bank Corp.'s Dreyfus Funds and BankAmerica's Pacific Horizon Funds, among others.

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