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  • Article | M&A
  • September 26th, 2012

Buying a Bank? 10 Key Compliance Due Diligence Considerations

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Paul Osborne raises 10 questions banks should ask before buying.

  • Article | M&A
  • August 21st, 2012

Taxes and M&A: Five Things to Think About

When considering a merger or acquisition, it’s critical to review not just the target’s tax situation but the potential resulting tax situation of the acquirer.

  • Article | M&A
  • May 25th, 2012

Strategic Mergers: An Alternative in a Challenging M&A Market

Low valuations are leading some banks to consider strategic mergers. Here’s what to consider in such a deal.

  • Article | M&A
  • May 1st, 2012

A Checklist for Buyers and Sellers

Molly Curl, a bank regulatory national advisory partner at Grant Thornton LLP, lays out the key considerations in an M&A transaction for both buyers and sellers.

  • Interview | M&A
  • March 9th, 2012

How to Find the Perfect Match and Make it Successful

Daniel Bass of FBR Capital Markets & Co., talks about how to go about acquiring fee-based businesses.

  • Video | M&A
  • March 5th, 2012

The Seller's Story: What It Takes To Get A Deal Done

Hear from three bank directors who have completed recent transactions as they share their insight on how to handle board dynamics during the process.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 27th, 2012

Will Your Target’s Tax Attributes Survive the Acquisition?

While many tax attributes may be attractive to potential acquirers or investors, the application of Internal Revenue Code (IRC) section 382 may significantly reduce the benefit of these attributes.

  • Video | M&A
  • February 24th, 2012

Trends In Branch Transactions: What Directors Should Know

Aaron DiRusso of Raymond James shares the pros and cons of buying and/or selling branches in today's economic environment.

  • Article | M&A
  • February 17th, 2012

How to Raise Capital in a Difficult Market: What Investors are Looking For

A banker who successfully raised more than $400 million in the equity markets talks about how to get it done.

  • Article | M&A
  • January 27th, 2012

How to Get a Deal Done

How to handle the formidable challenges of dealing with regulatory and shareholder concerns when it comes to M&A.