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  • Video | M&A
  • March 18th, 2013

Buyers & Bleeders: Why Banks Need to Consolidate Now

Adam Mustafa, managing director of Invictus Consulting Group, shares why half of the banks across the country will need to participate in M&A in order to survive over the long-haul.

  • Video | M&A
  • March 13th, 2013

A Focused Approach on M&A

In this short video, board Chairman William Fenstermaker shares his insight on how his management team and board developed a long-term strategic plan focused on mergers & acquisitions.

  • Video | M&A
  • March 8th, 2013

The Anatomy of a Merger of Equals

Frank Cicero of Jefferies & Company, Inc., describes the structure and benefits of a true merger of equals transaction.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 27th, 2013

Avoiding Valuation Problems During an Acquisition

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Dan McConaughy and Chad Keller write about the challenges of valuation during an acquisition and how to overcome them.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 12th, 2013

What Bank Boards and Management Need to Know about M&A in 2013

An attorney and an investment banker answered five key questions about mergers and acquisitions at a recent Bank Director conference.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 6th, 2013

A Postcard from AOBA 2013

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan sees a brighter future for banking and M&A.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 30th, 2013

Can a Capital Raise Jeopardize Your Tax Assets?

Crowe Horwath LLP writes about accounting for deferred tax assets in an acquisition or recapitalization, and how to avoid running afoul of the Internal Revenue Service.

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

Asset Quality Drives Pricing

Steve Hovde, the president and CEO of investment bank The Hovde Group, writes about what factors influence the seller's value and what a board can do about it.

  • 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.