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  • January 29th, 2015 | Article

Acquirers seek core deposits, appropriate density through M&A deals

Successful acquirers discussed M&A strategy at the 2015 Acquire or Be Acquired conference.

  • January 27th, 2015 | Article

Falling oil prices could bring down deal pricing in Texas

Speakers at the 2015 Acquire or Be Acquired conference discuss the impact falling oil prices is having on the Texas bank M&A market.

  • January 26th, 2015 | Article

Bank Director President Says Long-Awaited M&A Wave Has Arrived

Banks today seem to have greater understanding of how to obtain regulatory approval, and with that knowledge has come increased optimism about deal-making, says Al Dominick, president of Bank Director.

  • January 26th, 2015 | Article

OTC Markets Group Launches OTCQX Banks Index

New benchmark tracks performance of shareholder-friendly community and regional banks nationwide.

  • January 7th, 2015 | Article

What Bankers Should Think About When They Think About Banking

"Being the lowest cost producer gives you tremendous power," Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan tells The Motley Fool.

  • December 22nd, 2014 | Article

Banking Outlook: Pace of Michigan bank M&A should remain elevated in 2015

Increased activity in 2014 sets the stage for more bank M&A in 2015.

  • November 21st, 2014 | Article

Wanted: Dance Partners for Bank Merger Ball

Citing the 2015 Bank M&A Survey, the Wall Street Journal's Heard on the Street focuses on the lack of sellers in today's marketplace.

  • November 21st, 2014 | Article

Jacksonville Credit Union Mergers Sign of Larger M&A Trend

In an interview with the Jacksonville Business Journal, Bank Director President Al Dominick discusses M&A activity for credit unions. This story also cites the 2015 Bank M&A Survey.

  • November 20th, 2014 | Article

Bank Acquisitions Expected to Increase in 2015

More banks are looking for acquisition partners moving into 2015, according to the 2015 Bank M&A Survey, and Al Dominick, president of Bank Director, explains that M&A presents the best opportunity for growth at most banks.

  • November 17th, 2014 | Press Release

Climate Improves for Bank Acquisitions in 2015

Improved Credit Quality, Rising Stock Valuations Contribute to Favorable M&A Environment, But Sellers Could Be Few