Issues : Bank M&A
Many of the nation’s banks feel the need to grow significantly, but credit quality concerns could lead to future loan quality problems and impact the level of consolidation within the industry.
West Monroe Partners’ John Stockamp writes about strategies to employ before an acquisition.
Some banks are missing out on productivity goals after a merger or acquisition.
This article describes the questions to ask about a pending M&A deal.
Consolidation is on the rise, but bank M&A may end 2015 slightly below 2014.
Bank Director's President, Al Dominick, looks at the impact on merger activity caused by recent stock market fluctuations.
This article describes the potential risks of Community Reinvestment Act ratings in an acquisition, and how to mitigate them.
Scott Sommer of Cornerstone Advisors describes how banks can devise an effective acquisition strategy.
In this short video, Hovde looks at how community banks who are struggling to generate organic growth can survive in a consolidating industry.
Beyond the more traditional non-financial considerations, an increasing number of sellers now focus on the buyer’s ability to move quickly from a letter of intent to an announced transaction.