New Factors Impacting Bank M&A

November 21st, 2016

As the industry heads into 2017, new factors including commercial real estate concentrations and a potential rise in interest rates could affect the pace of mergers and acquisitions. In this video, Jim McAlpin and Jonathan Hightower, both partners at Bryan Cave LLP, detail the drivers of M&A.

  • What is driving M&A in today‚Äôs environment?
  • What could shift M&A expectations in 2017?
  • What was the best deal announced in 2016?
  • What makes a successful deal?
jmcalpin

Jim McAlpin is a partner in the Financial Institutions Group of Bryan Cave LLP. He advises bank boards on a wide range of legal, structural and business issues, and he also provides strategic planning advice.

jhightower

Jonathan Hightower is a partner in the Financial Institutions Group of Bryan Cave LLP.  His experience includes representation of both banks and bank directors on a wide range of issues.