Issues : Bank M&A
Results of the Bank Director and Crowe Horwath LLP Bank M&A Survey reveal continued disagreements over price and asset quality.
Cathy Nash talks about her and the board’s decision to sell Citizens Republic Bancorp.
Bank directors should be wary of discussing M&A deals with potential partners without the knowledge of the full board. Bryan Cave's Jonathan Hightower explains why.
Banks should be cautious when valuing core deposit intangibles, says Crowe Horwath’s Rick Childs.
Crowe Horwath LLP’s Paul Osborne raises 10 questions banks should ask before buying.
When considering a merger or acquisition, it’s critical to review not just the target’s tax situation but the potential resulting tax situation of the acquirer.
Low valuations are leading some banks to consider strategic mergers. Here’s what to consider in such a deal.
Molly Curl, a bank regulatory national advisory partner at Grant Thornton LLP, lays out the key considerations in an M&A transaction for both buyers and sellers.
Daniel Bass of FBR Capital Markets & Co., talks about how to go about acquiring fee-based businesses.
While many tax attributes may be attractive to potential acquirers or investors, the application of Internal Revenue Code (IRC) section 382 may significantly reduce the benefit of these attributes.