Bank M&A

  • Viewpoint | Bank M&A
  • January 16th, 2017

When to Raise Capital in an Acquisition?

Potential acquirers should continue to be mindful of their capital levels and how that may affect their ability to conduct a transaction.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • January 6th, 2017
  • BD Article

Did Regulatory Concerns Torpedo the New York Community/Astoria Merger?

In an unusual development, two Long Island-based banks call off their proposed merger.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • December 2nd, 2016
  • BD Article

Do the Regulators Want Bigger Banks?

Washington has taken a laissez-faire approach to consolidation for the past three decades, but when does that policy end?

  • Research | Bank M&A
  • November 28th, 2016

2017 Bank M&A Survey: What Buyers Value

According to survey research conducted by Bank Director, attractive markets and lending teams are the two factors that bank leadership teams value most in an acquisition target.

  • Video | Bank M&A
  • November 21st, 2016

New Factors Impacting Bank M&A

Commercial real estate concentrations and a potential rise in rates could impact M&A in 2017.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • November 18th, 2016

Bank M&A Update: Oil Prices and Low Interest Rates May Be Hurting Deals

Midwest dominates M&A market but pace slacks off in Southwest.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • November 11th, 2016

Six Tips for Negotiating a Successful M&A Transaction

These tips for buyers and sellers can help your board and management team ensure they’re crafting the best deal.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • October 14th, 2016
  • BD Article

Small Bank Deals Dominate 2016 M&A Transactions

It's a buyer's market for small banks as acquirers prefer scale.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • October 12th, 2016

Bank Compensation: Should You Award a Transaction Bonus?

Pearl Meyer looks at how some banks are offering transaction bonuses.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • September 12th, 2016

Merger of Equals: Does 1 + 1 = 3?

It can be tough to overcome the cultural issues in a bank merger of equals but well worth it financially. Here’s the math.