Big Challenges, Bigger Opportunities in Bank M&A

April 25th, 2011

Following our 2011 Acquire or Be Acquired conference in Arizona, Nichole Jordan, Grant Thornton LLP National Banking and Securities Industry Leader, Molly Curl, Grant Thornton Bank Regulatory National Advisory Partner, and George Mark, Grant Thornton Audit Partner and New York Financial Institutions Industry Leader, discuss the important issues facing banks today and how those are likely to help drive M&A activity over the next few years.

The issues addressed include:

  • Principal drivers of M&A activity
  • Critical post-acquisition issues
  • Effects of the Dodd-Frank Act
  • Pursuing growth in the year ahead

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