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M&A

  • Article | M&A
  • August 13th, 2014

Will 2014 Be the Year of M&A?

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Rick Childs details pricing trends, regional differences and describes what is driving M&A in banking.

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

M&A: How to Review Deals at the Board Level

Michael Shumaker of Bryan Cave LLP discusses the essential process for reviewing mergers and acquisitions.

  • Article | M&A
  • July 21st, 2014

Key Ingredients for a Deal Done Right

Bank Director President Al Dominick writes the inaugural Deal Me In column, focusing on the important elements of M&A deals.

  • Article | M&A
  • June 18th, 2014

A Successful Acquisition: Four Tips for Buyers and Sellers

Dinsmore & Shohl’s Susan Zaunbrecher writes about ensuring a successful deal.

  • Viewpoint | M&A
  • April 25th, 2014

Acquiring a Wealth Management Firm

Christina Gattuso, a partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, discusses the legal considerations of buying an investment advisory firm, how to value such firms and whether regulatory approval is needed.

  • Viewpoint | M&A
  • April 25th, 2014

Becoming a Successful Acquirer

Daniel Pake, a managing director at investment banking firm the Hovde Group, talks about the common elements of successful deals and what to avoid.

  • Video | M&A
  • April 23rd, 2014
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Marketing the Legacy: Challenges and Opportunities in Selling Family-Owned and Closely Held Institutions

Panelists discuss the process and decisions that resulted in a landmark merger transaction in the Southwest.

  • Article | M&A
  • April 21st, 2014

Has Consolidation Killed the Community Bank?

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about the challenges facing community banks.

  • 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.