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  • 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.

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

Efficiency and Its Impact

Hovde Group analyzes efficiency to determine its real value for an organization.

  • Research | M&A
  • November 22nd, 2013

What’s Ahead for Bank M&A? Results of the 2014 Bank M&A Survey

More bank executives and directors expect to do a deal in 2014, but regulatory approval is a big concern, according to the latest results of Bank Director’s annual Bank M&A Survey.

  • Article | M&A
  • November 11th, 2013

M&A: Avoiding Compliance Sinkholes

M&A activity has been heating up among financial institutions. But the road to a blissful union isn’t always a smooth one. Moss Adams outlines five key compliance issues to look out for.

  • Article | M&A
  • October 28th, 2013

Dealing with M&A: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

A panel of experts and advisors discusses what bank boards typically understand the least about M&A.