Executives at Washington Mutual Inc., the nation's largest thrift, are breathing a sigh of relief.

In interviews last week, the executives told how they completed the integration of 529 branches and loan offices of Home Savings of America into the Wamu system. Wamu acquired the Home Savings offices in October when it bought the parent company, H.F. Ahmanson & Co.

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