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  • Article | M&A
  • January 25th, 2013

Winning Over Shareholders with a Well-Constructed Merger

Frank Cicero of Jefferies & Co. talks about stock-for-stock mergers and what investors want.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 22nd, 2013

Big Bank Mergers: Is the Game Over?

Bank Director’s editor asks whether we will ever see big bank acquisitions again.

  • Video | M&A
  • January 21st, 2013

Bank M&A Expectations in 2013

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath LLP highlights results from the 2013 Bank Director & Crowe Horwath LLP M&A survey, and discusses the current state of bank M&A.

  • Article | M&A
  • December 13th, 2012

Tax Conundrum: How to Handle the Purchase of an “S” Corporation

Kevin Powers at Crowe Horwath LLP talks about the tax consequences of a common type of acquisition.

  • Research | M&A
  • November 27th, 2012

The Price Is Not Right

Results of the Bank Director and Crowe Horwath LLP Bank M&A Survey reveal continued disagreements over price and asset quality.

  • Interview | M&A
  • November 14th, 2012

Knowing When It’s Time to Sell

Cathy Nash talks about her and the board’s decision to sell Citizens Republic Bancorp.

  • Article | M&A
  • November 2nd, 2012

The Bank Director’s Approach to M&A: Stay Out of Hot Water

Bank directors should be wary of discussing M&A deals with potential partners without the knowledge of the full board. Bryan Cave's Jonathan Hightower explains why.

  • Viewpoint | M&A
  • November 2nd, 2012

What To Do When There’s Little Going On

Bryan Cave LLP partners Jim McAlpin and Walt Moeling talk about the M&A market, and what boards should consider before joining forces with another bank.

  • Article | M&A
  • October 31st, 2012

How to Account for Deposits in an Acquisition

Banks should be cautious when valuing core deposit intangibles, says Crowe Horwath’s Rick Childs.

  • Article | M&A
  • September 26th, 2012

Buying a Bank? 10 Key Compliance Due Diligence Considerations

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Paul Osborne raises 10 questions banks should ask before buying.