Issues : Bank M&A
Banks that did deals during a pandemic were forced to adapt rapidly to essential skills, such as remote consolidation and online negotiation.
The prospects for increased bank M&A in 2021 are good; the factors driving industry consolidation are not going away.
The importance of scale in the banking industry’s digital transformation — which the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated — was a significant factor in three recent acquisitions.
Adam Maier of Stinson LLP shares what banks should consider as they evaluate strategic growth options for 2021.
Banks remain open to making acquisitions, but the barriers to making deals remain high.
Find out how acquirers and prospective sellers can achieve their growth goals in 2021.
Culture plays a huge role in M&A, and how banks respond to the pandemic provides acquirers with a unique view.
The pandemic has complicated the crucial accounting that banks must perform when considering the benefits of a merger or acquisition.
Recessions often stimulate an M&A market where the fates of winners and losers are intertwined.
Bank executives should review their strategic plans and capital plans for post-pandemic risks, challenges, potential opportunities and future goals.