Partner Adam Maier Discusses Banking M&A Trends in Stinson's Financial Perspectives Interview Series
In the first episode of Stinson's Financial Perspectives Podcast, Adam Maier, co-chair of our Banking and Financial Services practice, discusses “M&A Trends: Banks and Credit Unions." Adam outlines how the latest developments in the financial M&A market are defining a new relationship between banks and credit unions. Among the topics covered:
- Why are credit unions now looking to acquire banks and why are banks selling?
- What is different about these deals?
- What kinds of banks are good targets for acquisition?
- What are the risks with these transactions and what does the market look like in the future?
About the Financial Perspectives Interview Series
Stinson Leonard Street's banking and financial services practice group is pleased to share an engaging and informative interview series dedicated to the legal issues defining and shaping financial institutions today and in the future. In each episode of the Financial Perspectives Interview Series, our business-minded attorneys share their insights on industry trends, identify problems to avoid and analyze the business implications of new laws and regulations. The interviews are concise and focused on the information our clients need to make decisions and meet their business goals without interruption.
In episode two bankruptcy partner Andrew Muller discusses the implications of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and Reg. B on loan activities.