Christopher Wilson, who ran the Columbia Funds unit at Bank of America, has left the company and been replaced by J. Kevin Connaughton.

A BoA spokesman said Wilson’s departure is part of a series of measures the firm is taking following its $50 billion acquisition of Merrill Lynch.

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