In the second such pact in less than a week, Fleet Financial Group has committed itself to commit $210 million in mortgage and business funding in Massachusetts in exchange for state endorsement of the planned merger with Shawmut National Corp.

The accord, announced Thursday, followed by three days Fleet's $207.5 million settlement with Connecticut. That state's attorney general, Richard Blumenthal, had been threatening an antitrust action to block the merger.

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