Issues : Bank M&A

Bank Services
article | January 23rd, 2020

Tackling M&A as a Board

An exclusive analysis of the results of the 2020 Bank M&A Survey examines how often banks focus on M&A — and what should take place in those discussions.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
video | January 16th, 2020

Overcoming Challenges in Community Bank M&A

Will 2020 be a strong year for community bank M&A?

By: Adam Maier
view_point | January 15th, 2020

Buyer Landscape Continues Shifting for Community Banks

The landscape of bank M&A has evolved over the years but is rapidly changing for prospective sellers.

By: Thomas Hayes
view_point | January 15th, 2020

Making Mergers of Equals Work

Banks contemplating a merger of equals transaction should consider these seven factors.

By: Rob Fleetwood
article | January 2nd, 2020

The Smart Acquisition in a Low-Rate Environment

Acquiring a wealth management firm can create a powerful differentiator against even the most formidable competitors.

By: Jeff Brand, Peter Nesvold
BD Article
article | December 24th, 2019

What Top Acquirers Know

Aspiring acquirers — and potential sellers — could learn a few things from the industry’s top dealmakers.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 27th, 2019

Bankers Capitalize on Three Mega-Mergers Reshaping Half of America

Smart banks are making the most of changing competitive dynamics in their markets.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
video | November 20th, 2019

Due Diligence in 2020

The risks faced by acquisitive banks have shifted in today’s economy. Find out what you should be keeping an eye on.

By: Tim Kosiek
research | November 11th, 2019

Survey Results: Anatomy of a Successful Deal

The 2020 Bank M&A Survey digs into the core components of a successful transaction.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
video | October 29th, 2019

Key Elements of Successful Mergers in 2020

Find out why today’s environment is primed for more bank mergers.

By: Jon Tomberlin, Heather Wallace