M&A

What Truist pressure? Regionals insist they're in no rush to merge

12/10/19

BB&T and SunTrust showed that big-bank mergers are still possible, but top executives at other large regional banks say that a knee-jerk response would be a mistake.

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Popular in Puerto Rico urged by activist investor to sell

12/10/19

Raging Capital Management also urged the company's board to repurchase stock and think about selling a minority stake in the payments processor Evertec.

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Fidelity D & D entering Pennsylvania market with MNB acquisition

12/10/19

The company will gain branches in Northampton County as part of the $79 million deal.

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Rumblings of Texas M&A wave after high-profile deal

12/09/19

The Independent Bank-Texas Capital merger could prompt other banks in the state to consider selling or buying.

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First Republic sells student-loan repayment business Gradifi to E-Trade

12/09/19

The sale comes just three years after the San Francisco bank bought the platform.

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Texas Capital, Independent Bank to combine in $3 billion merger

12/09/19

The deal will create a bank with nearly $50 billion in assets.

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Truist rising: With megamerger done, pressure on to deliver

12/09/19

Cost cutting and systems integrations are short-term priorities, but over time CEO Kelly King and his heir apparent, Bill Rogers, will have to exploit the combined BB&T-SunTrust's revenue potential and prove the biggest post-crisis merger was a good idea.

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William Penn Bancorp to acquire pair of Philadelphia-area mutuals

12/07/19

The company will merge Fidelity Savings and Loan and Washington Savings Bank into its own bank.

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Banker of the Year, Wells Fargo shake-up, credit union nemesis: Top stories of the week

12/06/19

Citizens Bank's Bruce Van Saun is our Banker of the Year; shake-up continues at Wells Fargo with poaching of Santander's CEO; the Navy commander behind the credit union banks love to hate; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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Cambridge Bancorp adding to Boston operations with Wellesley deal

12/05/19

The company will pay $122 million for six branches and nearly $1 billion in assets.

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