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M&A

  • Video | M&A
  • March 10th, 2014
  • DirectorCorps

L. William Seidman CEO Panel

A panel of three community bank CEOs look at what the future holds for community banks and share their individual experiences and perspectives.

  • Article | M&A
  • March 3rd, 2014

The Merger Window for Small Regional Banks is Already Closing

Frank Cicero, global head of the Financial Institutions Group for Jefferies LLC, writes about what to expect in bank mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2014.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 28th, 2014

Getting to Strong: Should Your Bank Acquire?

KPMG’s Tim Johnson writes about what to consider when deciding to acquire another bank.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 3rd, 2014

Industry Overview: Size Doesn’t Matter, but Profitability Does

A lighter mood prevailed at Bank Director’s 20th annual Acquire or Be Acquired Conference, but challenges remain.

  • Research | M&A
  • January 29th, 2014
  • DirectorCorps

2014 Bank M&A Survey: Community Bank Trends

This report, exclusive to DirectorCorps members, reveals merger and acquisition plans for banks below $5 billion in assets, and finds that bank directors and officers at the smallest banks are most likely to say banking is not enjoyable anymore.

  • Video | M&A
  • January 23rd, 2014

Bank M&A in 2014: What to Expect

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath LLP reviews key findings from the 2014 Bank Director & Crowe Horwath LLP Bank M&A survey.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 15th, 2014

M&A: Getting the Regulatory Position Right Remains Critical to Deal Activity

FinPro’s Dennis Gibney writes about how to handle regulatory issues in a merger or acquisition.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 10th, 2014

What’s Driving M&A: Buyer and Seller Perspectives

Jeff Baker and Robert Browne of McGladrey LLP write about the motivations of buyers and sellers in mergers and acquisitions.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 6th, 2014

Overcoming M&A Hurdles in Closely Held Banks

Jonathan Wegner describes the benefits and potential hurdles to doing a deal with a closely held bank.

  • Article | M&A
  • December 23rd, 2013

How to Handle Loan Portfolio Valuation and Avoid Trouble Later

Rick Childs and Chad Kellar write about loan valuation during an acquisition.