Issues : Bank M&A
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.
Bank Director President Al Dominick writes about what a Republican victory might mean for the banking industry’s growth prospects.
Commerce Street Capital’s Dory Wiley writes about where the opportunities in M&A lie.
Bank Director President Al Dominick looks at one of the biggest problems for banks: growth.
With nonbanks enjoying significant growth relative to community banks, and an influx of investor cash, it’s fair to ask whether it’s time to sell the bank.