Not long after Fleet Financial Group Inc. announced last week that it intends to buy Shawmut National Corp., Shawmut officials said they had just finished installing an imaging system for the corporate trust department.

While one Shawmut executive said the nearly $500,000 contract with Wang Laboratories Inc., which was signed at the end of last year, would be unhindered by the pending merger, he also acknowledged that more "questions than answers" remain regarding the future of the merged banks' technology operations.

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