The Bank Administration Institute in Chicago has hired a PNC Bank Corp. executive as executive director for research and regulatory studies.
Earl Fischl Jr. was a senior vice president with responsibilities in corporate banking and capital markets. He had joined PNC in 1976 as a vice president in corporate planning.
LaSalle National Bank, Chicago, has hired Peter D. Keseric as a senior vice president in its Midwest middle-market commercial banking group.
He will work on lending relationships with companies whose sales total at least $50 million a year.
Mr. Keseric was a managing director of Bank of America's new business development department. He had worked 30 years in all for the Chicago unit of Bank of America and for Continental Bank Corp., which BankAmerica Corp. bought.
LaSalle National Bank is a unit of LaSalle National Corp., which is owned by ABN Amro of the Netherlands.