KC bank deals could foreshadow future M&A

August 19, 2013 11:23 by Jill Mortensen in M&A  //  Tags:   //   Comments (0)

The following is an article by James Dornbrook from the Kansas City Business Journal dated August 19, 2013.

Bank deals in the Kansas City area this year are considered poster-children for the motivating factors under way in the overall banking mergers-and-acquisitions market.

Kansas City has seen five bank acquisitions so far this year, after seven closed during all of 2012. Nationwide, there were 105 through the first two quarters, on pace with the first half of last year. But consultants and investment bankers in the banking industry expect to see the pace pick up substantially moving forward, especially in the Midwest.

To read more, click here.

Past Posts