Capital

People's United to cross $50B in assets with United Financial deal

07/15/19

The Connecticut company will add heft in its home state and Massachusetts when it buys the former mutual.

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Latest New York de novo will court middle-market firms

07/15/19

Piermont Bank, set to open this week, will be the city's second new bank this year.

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Carolina Financial makes bigger inland push with latest bank purchase

07/15/19

The company, based in Charleston, S.C., will by Carolina Trust in western North Carolina for $100 million.

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New banks of 2019

07/09/19

Ribbon-cuttings for de novos have become more common as regulators have warmed up to the idea of granting new charters. These are the banks that have opened this year, along with more that are on track to do so.

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The weak underbelly in bank M&A this year

07/05/19

Set aside the large BB&T-SunTrust merger pact, and most deal metrics were way down in the first half of 2019.

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The real story behind the Presidio-Heritage deal

07/03/19

The pair spoke in grand terms when they announced they were combining, but a securities filing tied to the agreement serves as a reminder that when two banks decide to become one, it's often because they have to.

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BayCom to enter Denver with TIG Bancorp acquisition

07/02/19

The California company will pay $39.4 million for the parent of First State Bank of Colorado.

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Virginia to open first new bank since financial crisis

07/01/19

Trustar Bank is set to debut in northern Virginia in July.

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Why F.N.B. remains on the M&A sidelines

07/01/19

The Pittsburgh regional, once among the most industry’s most active acquirers, hasn’t bought a bank in more than two years — and it’s in no rush to do so.

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Proposed North Carolina de novo withdraws application

06/28/19

Organizers of Community Bank of the Carolinas in Winston-Salem said that they will return capital to investors and pursue other alternatives, including buying an existing bank.

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