United Companies Financial Corp., Baton Rouge, La., elected Jon R. Burke as a director.

Mr. Burke is the managing director of Capital Appreciation Management Co. which manages an Atlanta-based merchant banking fund. He is also a principal of Brown, Burke Capital Partners Inc., a financial advisory firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions.

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