Issues : Bank M&A

article | November 21st, 2014

Selling Your Bank? How to Manage the Regulatory Headaches

Arnold & Porter attorneys write about how to make sure your M&A deal is regulator-proof.

By: Brian McCormally, Robert Azarow, Eleni Zanias
article | November 19th, 2014

Get the Accounting Right: Valuing Core Deposit Intangibles in an Acquisition

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath LLP writes about trends in CDI values and how to get the accounting correct to avoid problems later.

By: Rick Childs
article | November 14th, 2014

Why Book Value Isn’t the Only Way to Measure a Bank

Bank Director President Al Dominick writes about why earnings are becoming more important than tangible book value.

By: Al Dominick
article | October 31st, 2014

Negotiating Complexity: Executive Compensation Issues in M&A

Attorneys Richard Arenburg and Michael Shumaker of Bryan Cave LLP discuss what the board should know about potential compensation problems during an acquisition or sale.

By: Richard Arenburg
article | October 15th, 2014

Deciding Whether to Sell or Go Public

Bank of Houston had a decision to make: Go public, or ride Independent Bank’s wave.

By: Al Dominick
article | October 6th, 2014

Building a Better Mousetrap: Executing a Merger of Equals

Bryan Cave's Michael Shumaker writes about what is needed to complete a successful merger of equals.

By: Michael Shumaker
article | September 29th, 2014

Understanding M&A Accounting: What to Watch For

Crowe Horwath LLP accountants discuss key trends and issues they are seeing in due diligence reviews for acquisitions.

By: Rick Childs, Chad Kellar
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