Issues : Bank M&A

article | September 3rd, 2014

You’re Buying Their Branches. Now What?

You can make sure your branch integration goes well following an acquisition. Here is how.

By: Jason Bomers, Timothy Reimink
article | August 15th, 2014

Finding Inspiration From CIT’s Acquisition of OneWest

When CIT’s John Thain says bigger is better, that is a signal of more to come.

By: Al Dominick
article | August 13th, 2014

Will 2014 Be the Year of M&A?

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Rick Childs details pricing trends, regional differences and describes what is driving M&A in banking.

By: Rick Childs
article | August 6th, 2014

M&A: How to Review Deals at the Board Level

Michael Shumaker of Bryan Cave LLP discusses the essential process for reviewing mergers and acquisitions.

By: Michael Shumaker
article | July 21st, 2014

Key Ingredients for a Deal Done Right

Bank Director President Al Dominick writes the inaugural Deal Me In column, focusing on the important elements of M&A deals.

By: Al Dominick
article | June 18th, 2014

A Successful Acquisition: Four Tips for Buyers and Sellers

Dinsmore & Shohl’s Susan Zaunbrecher writes about ensuring a successful deal.

By: Susan Zaunbrecher
viewpoint | April 25th, 2014

Acquiring a Wealth Management Firm

Christina Gattuso, a partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, discusses the legal considerations of buying an investment advisory firm, how to value such firms and whether regulatory approval is needed.

By: Christina Gattuso
viewpoint | April 25th, 2014

Becoming a Successful Acquirer

Daniel Pake, a managing director at investment banking firm the Hovde Group, talks about the common elements of successful deals and what to avoid.

By: Daniel Pake
Bank Services
video | April 23rd, 2014

Marketing the Legacy: Challenges and Opportunities in Selling Family-Owned and Closely Held Institutions

Panelists discuss the process and decisions that resulted in a landmark merger transaction in the Southwest.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
article | April 21st, 2014

Has Consolidation Killed the Community Bank?

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about the challenges facing community banks.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director