Bank M&A

  • Video | Bank M&A
  • January 26th, 2018

Bank M&A: Pricing Considerations for 2018

Rick Childs of Crowe Horwath shares his views on deal pricing in 2018, based on the 2018 Bank M&A Survey.

  • Video | Bank M&A
  • January 24th, 2018

Strengthening Your Bank’s M&A Strategy

Banks should update their M&A playbooks in anticipation of greater deal activity in 2018.

  • Viewpoint | Bank M&A
  • January 17th, 2018
  • DigitalEdition

What If the Deal Falls Apart?

Here are some of the things that parties should keep in mind to help mitigate the effects of a potential transaction getting called off.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • January 8th, 2018
  • BD Article

Acquirers Cautious and Disciplined in 2017

Many of the biggest deals in 2017 featured buyers crossing state lines in pursuit of growth.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • January 1st, 2018

Are You Overlooking a Major M&A Obstacle?

Market concentrations can have a big impact on community bank deals, and should be examined early in the process.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • December 14th, 2017
  • Bank Services

The M&A Limitations of Privately-Held Banks

Private banks face unique challenges in pursuing acquisition targets, according to the 2018 Bank M&A Survey.

  • Research | Bank M&A
  • December 4th, 2017

2018 Bank M&A Survey: Will Bank M&A Pick Up?

Bank leaders expect a more favorable M&A environment but are pragmatic about regulatory relief.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • November 10th, 2017

Sellers: Be Vigilant About Stock in a Deal

Despite the continued strong performance of bank stocks, potential sellers should exercise caution.

  • Video | Bank M&A
  • September 20th, 2017
  • DigitalEdition

Handling the Risk of M&A

Steven Deaton of State Bank Financial Corp. describes how his bank handles M&A and risk management, and why it has a corporate psychologist.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • September 15th, 2017

Credit Unions Challenge Bank Buyers for M&A Deals

Although the number of deals is still small, credit unions have emerged as serious buyers for banks, and their advantages are difficult for rival bank buyers to overcome.