Issues : Bank M&A

research | November 22nd, 2013

What’s Ahead for Bank M&A? Results of the 2014 Bank M&A Survey

More bank executives and directors expect to do a deal in 2014, but regulatory approval is a big concern, according to the latest results of Bank Director’s annual Bank M&A Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | November 11th, 2013

M&A: Avoiding Compliance Sinkholes

M&A activity has been heating up among financial institutions. But the road to a blissful union isn’t always a smooth one. Moss Adams outlines five key compliance issues to look out for.

By: Dan Huston
article | October 28th, 2013

Dealing with M&A: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

A panel of experts and advisors discusses what bank boards typically understand the least about M&A.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
article | October 7th, 2013

Top Three Recommendations for Valuing and Accounting for Acquired Loans

Three best practices an acquirer can use to ensure a smooth transition of acquired loans.

By: Chad Kellar, Rick Childs
article | September 23rd, 2013

Why Small Banks Will Consolidate

Austin Associates’ Rick Maroney predicts 20 percent consolidation in the banking industry in the next five years, much of that in the small bank space.

By: Rick Maroney
white_paper | August 12th, 2013

As Stock Prices Rise, Expect Slow and Steady Consolidation in the Banking Industry

Bank Director releases its 2013 M&A Trend Report.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
article | August 2nd, 2013

Bank M&A Midyear Update: Consolidation Pace Remains Lower Than Expected

Crowe Horwath LLP’s Rick Childs looks at deal volume and pricing in 2013.

By: Rick Childs
viewpoint | April 22nd, 2013

Shareholder Litigation Involving M&A is on the Rise

John Freechack of Barack Ferrazzano responds to questions from Bank Director.

By: John Freechack
Bank Services
video | March 27th, 2013

Getting The Best M&A Deal

With 10 acquisitions in five years, IBERIABank Corporation knows a thing or two about getting a deal done. In this short video, board Chairman William Fenstermaker shares what a great deal looks like for his financial institution.

By: William Fenstermaker
article | March 26th, 2013

A Risk Checklist for M&A

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about asking the right questions in an acquisition.

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