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Despite an anticipated surge of transactions within the banking industry, bank merger and acquisition activity declined in 2011 compared to the prior year, hindered by a weak economic recovery, mounting regulatory pressures, and, according to some analysts, excessive seller expectations.
This article from the professionals of Mercer Capital reviews the M&A landscape for community banks in both 2011 and the 1st quarter of 2012.
Mercer Capital is one of the nation’s leading financial institutions valuation firms. The firm assists community banks with significant corporate valuation issues.
In addition, Mercer Capital has a wealth of transaction experience helping clients with mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations and other substantial transactions.
Core services include:
» Financial Institution Valuation
» M&A Representation & Consulting
» Bank ESOP Valuation
» Fairness Opinions
» Valuation for Tax Compliance
» Loan Portfolio Valuation
» Goodwill Impairment Testing
» Capital Raising Consulting
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