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  • 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

  • November 5th, 2014 | Article

Regulators, Shareholders at Odds Over Executive Compensation

Trying to appease regulators and shareholders when crafting compensation plans for bank executives can pose a challenge, according to comments made during a panel discussion at Bank Director's 2014 Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference.

  • November 5th, 2014 | Article

ISS to Consider Gender Diversity on Boards

Institutional shareholder advisory firm ISS is considering adding gender diversity to the criteria it looks at when assessing board governance, structure and strength, according to comments made at Bank Director's 2014 Bank Executive & Board Compensation …

  • October 15th, 2014 | Press Release

New Chairman, Leadership Changes at Bank Director

Joan Susie Transitions from CEO to Chairman; Al Dominick to Lead Company

  • September 3rd, 2014 | Press Release

Bank Director to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Al Dominick, president, and Kelsey Weaver, publisher, will ring the Closing Bell immediately after a discussion on financial innovation with BNY Mellon's Declan Denehan.

  • August 27th, 2014 | Article

Survey: Most Banks Aren’t Devoting Enough Time to Technology

Bank leaders say they are challenged by technology advancements in the banking industry, according to Bank Director’s 2014 Growth Strategy Survey.