florida

Behind the Southeast’s bank M&A heat wave

07/10/17

The region is responsible for a third of all bank sellers — and more than half of the industry's overall deal volume.

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Credit union with IBM ties buys Florida bank

06/05/17

Mackinac Savings Bank is the first bank acquisition for IBM Southeast Employees’ Credit Union.

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A well-known digital bank could be back on the block

05/31/17

Customers Bancorp is weighing two cash offers and other options for BankMobile after Flagship Community Bank was unable to raise the capital needed to buy the unit.

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A second cross-Florida M&A deal for Seacoast

05/18/17

The bank, based on the east coast of Florida, is bulking up on the Gulf. It has agreed to buy NorthStar Bank in Tampa a month after buying another bank in the same city.

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Seacoast to buy Palm Beach Community Bank in Florida

05/05/17

Seacoast will pay $71 million in cash and stock in a deal that is expected to close in the third quarter.

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First Horizon bets on SIFI changes with blockbuster deal

05/04/17

First Horizon CEO Bryan Jordan explains why he thinks policymakers will change the $50 billion asset cutoff and justify the regional bank's big acquisition.

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City National in Miami forms equipment finance business

04/27/17

City National Capital Finance is a nationwide platform with a focus on large and midsize clients. The unit has offices in Florida, Texas, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and New York.

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BankUnited reports higher quarterly profit despite medallion woes

04/25/17

The Florida company relied on loan growth and loan sales to offset higher expenses and ongoing issues in its taxi medallion lending operations.

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Proposed Florida de novo clears key regulatory hurdle

04/20/17

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has given preliminary conditional approval for Winter Park National Bank, allowing organizers to work on office space, hire staff and raise capital.

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Three community bankers on how to balance tech, high-touch, costs

04/11/17

These execs say they are finding ways to reduce fixed costs in areas such as branching and personnel, offer appealing tech, yet provide in-person services when customers have concerns.

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