Issues : Bank M&A

BD Article
article | January 28th, 2020

When the Earnings Get Tough, the Mergers Get ‘Strategic’

This year could be a pivotal one for “strategic merger” announcements, as banks wonder what’s next, according to presenters during the first two days of Bank Director’s 2020 Acquire or Be Acquired Conference.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 27th, 2020

The Measure of a “Good” Deal

Presenters at Bank Director’s 2020 Acquire or Be Acquired Conference weigh in on what makes a good deal.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
video | January 26th, 2020

Industry Perspectives at Acquire or Be Acquired 2020

Uncover the growth issues that are top of mind for bank leadership teams.

By: Al Dominick, CEO of Bank Director and FinXTech
video | January 23rd, 2020

Bank M&A: Setting Expectations for 2020

Find out what to expect from the bank M&A environment in 2020, based on the results of the most recent Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs
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