Bank M&A

Realistic Expectations for Bank M&A

How will rising bank valuations and interest rates impact bank merger activity over the next year? Will the Republican administration and Congress come through with regulatory relief for the banking industry? In this video, Dory Wiley of Commerce Street Capital outlines his expectations for deal activity over the next year and explains why he thinks we’ll see more deals.

  • Expectations for Deal Activity
  • Factors Driving Bank M&A
  • Barriers to Deals


Dory Wiley

President and CEO

Dory A. Wiley is president and CEO of Commerce Street Holdings, LLC, the holding company for Commerce Street Capital, LLC, and Commerce Street Investment Management, LLC.