Issues : Bank M&A

Article | January 17th, 2023

4 Critical Success Factors for Bank M&A in 2023

Addressing these four critical issues can help prospective buyers recognize and capitalize on potential merger opportunities while still managing risk.

By: Rick Childs
Article | January 10th, 2023

Issues in Selling to a Non-Traditional Buyer

While a transaction with a non-traditional buyer may be more challenging for a selling community bank, it can present an appealing, lucrative alternative.

By: Joseph Ceithaml, Nick Brenckman
Article | December 14th, 2022

Six Priorities for Successful Post-Merger Integration

Most banks find they are not equipped with the people, processes and technology integral to achieving the desired results from a merger.

By: Susan Sabo, Amy Moore
Video | December 2nd, 2022

A Challenging Deal Environment In 2023

Rising interest rates and their impact on valuations are just some of the factors that could hamper M&A in 2023.

By: Dory A. Wiley
Bank Services
Research | November 14th, 2022

2023 Bank M&A Survey: Complete Results

Access the full results of Bank Director’s 2023 Bank M&A Survey, available exclusively for Bank Services members.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of editorial & research for Bank Director
Research | November 14th, 2022

2023 Bank M&A Survey Results: Can Buyers and Sellers Come to Terms?

Bank Director’s latest survey explores buyer and seller expectations.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of editorial & research for Bank Director
Article | November 11th, 2022

Overcoming Regulatory Barriers to M&A in 2023

Stinson LLP Partner Adam Maier explains how heightened regulatory scrutiny has impacted deals and how potential acquirers can proactively respond.

By: Adam Maier
Article | August 2nd, 2022

Solving for Blind Spots in Bank M&A

Data-driven insights can help banks leverage their reputation and increase their influence in the merger process.

By: Bethany Lewis
Viewpoint | July 13th, 2022

3 M&A Risks to Consider

Having a proper M&A plan in place to direct due diligence can help you execute the transaction seamlessly and with success.

By: Susan Sabo, Brittany Stern
Article | June 3rd, 2022

3 Questions to Optimizing Debit Card Profitability in a Deal

Often overlooked, bank executives can turn debit cards into a potential profit center after an acquisition.

By: Mike Holt