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Seacoast in Fla. revisits familiar territory with First Bank purchase

11/20/19

The deal is Seacoast's third acquisition of a bank with operations in Palm Beach County.

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It's a seller's market in the Carolinas

11/18/19

United Bankshares in West Virginia was willing to pay a healthy premium for Carolina Financial, one of a dwindling number of available banks with more than $4 billion in assets.

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United in W.Va. to make big Carolinas push with latest bank deal

11/18/19

The company will pay $1.1 billion for Carolina Financial in Charleston, S.C., in a deal that will add nearly $5 billion in assets.

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Native American tribe behind push for Calif. de novo bank

11/15/19

The Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians plans to form a holding company and raise $25 million for Legacy Bank.

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Organizers planning bank in Southern California

11/12/19

A group has filed paperwork with the FDIC to form Legacy Bank in Temecula.

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Bank M&A in 2019: Pace up, premiums down

11/11/19

Dealmaking through early November is slightly ahead of last year's clip thanks to a recent flurry of merger announcements. However, excluding BB&T-SunTrust, values and multiples are shrinking.

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Group behind Arizona de novo files with FDIC year after getting state approval

11/08/19

Scottsdale Community Bank's organizers took advantage of a state law letting them raise capital months before seeking deposit insurance.

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Central Illinois community banks agree to merge

11/04/19

Tri County Financial will pay an undisclosed amount for H.F. Gehant Bancorp.

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BayCom adding Colorado branches with Grand Mountain purchase

11/04/19

The California company agreed to pay $14 million in cash for a bank with $131 million in assets.

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BB&T-SunTrust effect at play in First Horizon deal

11/04/19

First Horizon and Iberiabank solidified their resolve after BB&T and SunTrust announced their merger. Bryan Jordan, First Horizon's CEO, says he's convinced the earlier deal is having a similar influence at other regional banks.

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