Internal release of CoreStates Financial Corp.'s cost-cutting plan is expected as early as today, and a Natwest Securities analyst expects it to set a goal of realizing - by the end of next year - annual savings of $80 million, or 6% of 1994 overhead.

The plan, expected to be publicly announced by the end of this week, is likely to cut at least 1,500 positions from the Philadelphia-based bank's payroll of 15,706, analyst John A. Heffern said.

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